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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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Are you registered for CROPS-A-PALOOZA?

Posted: July 4, 2019

Join us in Carberry on July 24th for CROPS-A-PALOOZA.

This is a free event but registration is required, click on the image below to register. See you there! CROPSAPALOOZA_savethedate_final_2019

2019 Sunflower Surveillance Survey

Posted: March 8, 2019

Sign Up Your Fields

The 2019 sunflower growing season is approaching, and the NSAC is looking for sunflower fields to take part in our MB Sunflower Surveillance survey. To serve NSAC’s grower members, our Agronomist will be surveying the 2019 sunflower crop and on a bi-weekly basis, publish findings on www.canadasunflower.com. The surveillance survey will provide grower members with a better understanding and response system to crop limiting factors by accessing timely, independent and professionally gathered agronomic information. Get your sunflower fields signed up today!

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Five Manitoba Commodity Groups Release Updated Amalgamation Proposal for Vote in 2020

Posted: December 13, 2018

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Five Manitoba Commodity Groups Release Updated Amalgamation Proposal for Vote in 2020

Carman, MB – December 11, 2018 – Farmer directors from five Manitoba grower organizations have updated a proposal to amalgamate into a new not-for-profit organization focused on research, communication and market development. The five associations want to hear from farmer members over the next year, with a vote to amalgamate planned for each organizations’ annual general meetings in February 2020.

The steering committee comprised of directors and staff from the Manitoba Corn Growers Association (MCGA), Manitoba Flax Growers Association (MFGA), National Sunflower Association of Canada (NSAC), Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association (MWBGA) and Winter Cereals Manitoba Inc. with the assistance of consultant Rob Hannam of Synthesis Agri-Food Network have addressed many of the concerns heard through the January 2018 consultation period and at the 2018 annual general meetings in February.

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