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Government invests in oat research
The federal government is giving Prairie oat growers an early Christmas present, worth $ 1.8 million for developing new oat varieties and improving quality. The announcement comes from the Developing Innovative Agri-Products (DIAP) initiative, part of a five-year, $ 158-million program to support industry-led science and technology projects.


December 22, 2010
By Regina LeaderPost

Dec. 22, 2010 -The federal government is giving Prairie oat growers an
early Christmas present, worth $ 1.8 million for developing new oat
varieties and improving quality. The announcement comes from the
Developing Innovative Agri-Products (DIAP) initiative, part of a
five-year, $ 158-million program to support industry-led science and
technology projects. READ MORE