Research

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To secure funding and support for research that is specifically relevant to the Peace River area grains and oilseed industry for the purpose of improving profitability and long-term viability.  It operates to fulfill these objectives under the chain of command that is described below in 'Project Management'.

Research Mandate

An eight-member  Board of Directors governs the BC Grain Producers Association and appoints members and advisors to a research committee, which overseas and guides any research objectives approved by the association.  The committee deals with matters of research only and reports to the board as needed throughout the year, which includes informing the board of any relevant ideas for possible future research objectives.  This committee give directions to the business and research managers, who are responsible for the everyday concerns of the research objectives.

Project Management

If you are interested in sitting on the research committee or have an idea of agricultural research you feel would be relevant to the BC Peace, please contact the office in Fort St John.

Fort St John Farm

Dawson Creek Farm