Market Trends Commentary for June-July 2018

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As we hit mid-June crops are growing actively across the North American corn belt. Crop weather has been benign throughout the American Midwest and Southern Ontario, although there are always pockets that are too dry or too wet. Needless to say, as we move into July market watchers will be cognizant of crop weather moving forward. Is that time of year, minus all the talk of tariff wars, where the crop is either made or compromised. Continue reading “Market Trends Commentary for June-July 2018”

GrainTALK Episode 02 – Hugh Simpson, Markus Haerle

June 15, 2018. Topics: Ontario election results, carbon tax, changes to passive income taxation, bees and bee health (with Hugh Simpson, Osprey Bluffs Honey Company), Grain Farmers of Ontario board update (with Markus Haerle, Chair). Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie and Rachel Telford.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario Welcome New Ontario Progressive Conservative Government

GUELPH, ON (June 7, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers, offers congratulations to Ontario’s new Premier Doug Ford and the members of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario as the new provincial government of Ontario. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Welcome New Ontario Progressive Conservative Government”