Partners

The list of organizations and individuals supporting PIC continues to grow.

  • Agri-Food Supercluster Academic Working Groups Collaboration
  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Science and Research Branch (Prairie Region)
  • Agrocorp Processing Ltd.
  • AGT Food and Ingredients Inc.
  • Ag-West Bio Inc.
  • Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
  • Alberta Canola Producers Commission
  • Alberta Food Processors Association
  • Alberta Pulse Growers Commission
  • Archer Daniels Midland Company
  • AVAC Ltd.
  • Avrio Capital Inc.
  • BioPure Oil Corp.
  • Bioriginal Food & Science Corp.
  • BioTalent Canada
  • Bitstrata Systems Inc.
  • Blockchain Association of Canada
  • Botaneco Inc.
  • Burcon NutraScience Corporation
  • Canada West Foundation
  • Canadian AI Consortium
  • Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance
  • Canadian Industrial Hemp Corporation
  • Canadian International Grains Institute (Cigi)
  • Canadian Light Source
  • Canaryseed Development Commission
  • ​of Saskatchewan
  • Cando Rail Services
  • Canola Council of Canada
  • Cargill Limited
  • Cereals Canada
  • City of Lethbridge
  • City of Medicine Hat
  • CN
  • Conexus Credit Union
  • Dot Technology Corp. and SeedMaster Mfg.
  • Dow AgroSciences Canada
  • DSM Innovation Center
  • DuPont Nutrition & Health
  • DuPont Pioneer Canada
  • Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc.
  • Economic Development Lethbridge
  • Economic Development Regina Inc.
  • Emerald Seed Products Ltd.
  • Enns Brothers​​
  • 3vGeomatics Inc.
  • ABB Inc.
  • AdFarm
  • Agricultural Manufacturers of Canada
  • Farm Credit Canada
  • Farmers Edge Inc.
  • Federated Co-operatives Limited
  • FHQ Developments
  • FieldSmart
  • Food Island Partnership
  • Food Processing Development Centre (Leduc)
  • ​G3 Canada Limited
  • Genome Alberta
  • Genome Canada
  • Genome Prairie
  • Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)​
  • Global Institute for Food Security
  • Global Transportation Hub
  • Government of Alberta
  • Government of Manitoba
  • Government of Saskatchewan
  • Gowling WLG
  • Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce
  • Greystone Managed Investments Inc.
  • InfraReady Products (1998) Limited
  • Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF)
  • International Institute for Sustainable Development, Prairie Climate Centre
  • Invest Medicine Hat
  • Invest Ottawa
  • ISM Canada
  • JCA Electronics
  • Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy
  • Leduc-Nisku Economic Development Association
  • Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce
  • Lethbridge College
  • Lethbridge County Council
  • Loblaw Companies Limited
  • Louis Dreyfus Company Canada
  • MacDon Industries Ltd.
  • Manitoba Canola Growers
  • Manitoba Pulse Soybean Growers
  • Maple Grain Limited
  • Maple Leaf Foods
  • McGill University
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Mitacs
  • MNP
  • Municipal District of Taber
  • Mustard 21 Canada Inc.
  • National Research Council Canada
  • Natural Products Canada Inc.
  • Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd.
  • New Leaf Essentials
  • Northstar Robotics Inc.​
  • Parmalat Canada Inc.
  • Parrish & Heimbecker Ltd
  • PEST Surveillance Initiative
  • Plant Protein Alliance of Alberta
  • POS Bio-Sciences
  • Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI)
  • Prairie Tide Chemicals
  • Protein Highway
  • Pulse Canada
  • Red River College
  • Richardson International Limited
  • Roquette Agri-Food Canada
  • Rowland Seeds Inc.
  • Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission
  • Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce
  • Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre Inc.
  • Saskatchewan Government Insurance
  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic
  • Saskatchewan Pulse Growers
  • Saskatchewan Trade and Export Partnership
  • Sightline Innovation Inc.
  • Solido Design Automation
  • SouthGrow
  • Standards Council of Canada
  • Stantec Consulting Ltd.
  • T Base 4 Investments Corp.
  • Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
  • The Consortium for Research, Innovation and Transformation in Agri-Food (RITA)
  • The Food Development Centre (Portage la Prairie)
  • The Manitoba Chambers of Commerce
  • The Mosaic Company
  • Town of Taber
  • University of Alberta - Faculty of Agriculture, Life & Environmental Sciences
  • University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems
  • University of Guelph
  • University of Lethbridge
  • University of Manitoba - Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
  • University of Ottawa - Institute for Science, Society and Policy
  • University of Regina
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • University of Saskatchewan - Crop Development Centre
  • University of Toronto - Faculty of Medicine
  • Verdient Foods Inc.
  • W.A. Grain & Pulse Solutions
  • Warbuton Foods Ltd.
  • Westcap Mgt. Ltd.​

Western Canadian Protein Ingredients

Canadian companies are focusing on the development and marketing of plant-based proteins for food use. Existing companies with value-added products are shown in the following table.

Canadian Protein Innovation and Technology Capacity

Canada has a large research and technology capacity as it relates to protein development for food and non-food use. Organizations working in the area of protein innovation and technology are listed in the following table.

A Diverse Mix

Increased crop diversity on the Prairies is leading to more options for farmers, more sustainability, and potential for more plant-based protein products. Camelina is just one example.