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The National Sunflower Association of Canada (NSAC) is a national, non-for profit, producer-funded organization that works on behalf of the sunflower growers of Canada to promote and expand the industry, both internationally and domestically.  The NSAC represents approximately 350 producers of both confectionary and oilseed sunflowers throughout the Prairie Provinces.

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NSAC Holiday Hours

Posted: December 19, 2014

The National Sunflower Association will be closed for the holiday season between December 22-January 4, 2015.

All calls or emails will be returned upon our return on January 5, 2015.

2015 Cost of Production Worksheet

Posted: December 8, 2014

Growers, have you run your cost of production numbers for 2015?

Under the crops heading, open the excel worksheet from the MAFRD link, click here to be routed. Adjust the numbers for your farming operation and determine which crops are a good option for 2015.

If sunflowers price out well for your farm and you have questions, feel free to contact Troy at 204-750-1774 to answer any agronomic questions or concern you may have.


Notice of Annual General Meeting

Posted: December 1, 2014

Notice issued December 1, 2014

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the members of the National Sunflower Association of Canada (NSAC) will be held February 17, 2015 at 10:50 a.m. at the Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre, 1808 Wellington Avenue, Winnipeg, MB during the CropConnect Conference.

Note: Registration to CropConnect Conference is not required to attend Annual General Meeting.

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  1. To approve the minutes of the 2014 members meeting.
  2. To receive the financial statements of NSAC for the current fiscal year.
  3. To appoint the auditor for NSAC.
  4. To receive the board and managers’ report.
  5. To elect 2 directors for the NSAC Board.

Nominees must be a producer of sunflowers and are in good standing with NSAC (must not have requested a levy refund but have remitted check-off to the Association in the past two years). Nominations to serve on the Board of Directors can be made by submitting the candidate’s name to the NSAC office prior to the commencement of the meeting, or by nominating a candidate during the call for nominations at the Annual General Meeting.

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