We are the legislated advocacy group for buckwheat in Manitoba, Canada. Our goal is to see buckwheat utilized and grown to the maximum extent of it's immense potential
We are funded exclusively by the buckwheat checkoff in Manitoba and as such are responsible to our farmer members.
We have an interest in all aspects of the buckwheat industry, from field to plate. We most actively pursue improvement in sustainable agronomics, consumer awareness and human health.
Support agronomic research to give buckwheat farmers the information and tools they need to sustain maximum production .
Promote the nutritional benefits of buckwheat.
Explore nutraceutical opportunities in the treatment of diabetes and gluten sensitivities.
MB Crop Insurance (MASC) reports an increase in 2023 buckwheat acres to over 7,000 acres. Variety information is also available at the site.
Note this information is only for crop-insured acreage.