Swift Current - Home of Canada's Most Fertile Land
Located in the heart of Canada's most important grain-producing region, Swift Current is home to some of the country's most rich and fertile land and world-leading research and production facilities.
QUALITY & INNOVATION: WORLD'S BEST WHEAT & RESEARCH
Home to the world’s highest quality durum wheat and the Swift Current Research and Development Centre
CANADA’S LARGEST PEA & LENTIL PRODUCTION
Home to several successful Pulse Processing Plants with room for more
DIRECT ACCESS TO THE U.S.
Positioned on the #1 transportation corridor (Trans-Canada Highway) and CPR mainline
1 OF ONLY 2 CITIES IN SASKATCHEWAN THAT OWNS/OPERATES ITS OWN POWER DISTRIBUTION UTILITY
$6 billion – provincial target for increasing total agriculture value-added revenue by 2020 (a 70% increase from 3.5% billion in 2012)
Saskatchewan supplies more than 1/3 of the world’s exported durum wheat
Canada is a world leader in agriculture production and agri-food exporting
Saskatchewan is home to more than 40% of Canada’s farmable land