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MFRE Welcomes Carl Bayard to its Faculty Team as Instructor for Futures Trading of Agricultural Commodities Course

MFRE Welcomes Carl Bayard to its Faculty Team as Instructor for Futures Trading of Agricultural Commodities Course

Carl has over 30 years of experience as a commodity merchant and futures trader with practical knowledge trading basis and futures from having traded trucks, rail cars, containers and vessel quantities of products across all continents. He has working experience with line companies, crushers, ethanol plants, grain millers, fish processors, feed lots, hog and poultry […]
MFRE Receives 2016/2017 Peter Larkin Student Development Award!

MFRE Receives 2016/2017 Peter Larkin Student Development Award!

The Peter Larkin Award is granted to a graduate program or department that has contributed to student development in honour of Peter Larkin’s commitment and passion for teaching and graduate education. The selection committee (comprised of faculty, staff and students) were impressed with the MFRE Program’s “student academic preparations, systems to recognize early students who […]
MFRE visits Merom Farms

MFRE visits Merom Farms

The MFRE students had the opportunity to visit Merom Farms in Abbotsford, B.C. A family owned business with 36 acres under glass, Merom Farms grows the finest red, yellow, orange, and green bell peppers varieties. Guided by co-owner Scott, the students were able to learn how a greenhouse operates, from initial financing to day-to-day operations. […]