Regional Variety Trials

  From the Feb 1, 2017 Broadcast of Call of the Land
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 On yesterday’s program we heard about the Regional Variety Trials—how they are conducted, quality control, and the number of plots. Today, Alex Fedko, regional variety trial coordinator with Alberta Agriculture, discusses the role of the Grain Advisory Committee, and how the trials are funded.

Interview with Alex Fedko (3:57 minutes) (1.80 Mb)

Regional Variety Trial information can be found in a number of places. Factsheets that can be downloaded as a .pdf are on Alberta Agriculture’s website. As well, this information is published as a hard copy in the Alberta Seed Guide, can be found on-line at And some of the commissions publish the specific information to their organizations.

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