GrainTALK Webinar: Cover Crop Management and Decisions

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Featuring Anne Verhallen, OMAFRA Soil Management Specialist, and Kris McNaughton, University of Guelph-Ridgetown. Hosted by Grain Farmers of Ontario on August 8, 2018. For more, visit the GrainTALK page. Watch the video: Continue reading “GrainTALK Webinar: Cover Crop Management and Decisions”

Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

GrainTALK Episode 06: Paolo Santangelo, Markus Haerle

Guests: Paolo Santangelo, Commercial Manager, Grains Analytical Testing Laboratory; Markus Haerle, Chair of Grain Farmers of Ontario. Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie and Rachel Telford.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

GrainTALK Episode 05: Albert Tenuta, Barry Senft

Guests: Albert Tenuta, OMAFRA Field Crop Extension Plant Pathologist; Barry Senft, CEO of Grain Farmers of Ontario. Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie and Rachel Telford.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

Grain Farmers of Ontario Continues to Push Federal Government for Contingency Planning for Farmers

GUELPH, ON (July 27, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers, continues to urge the federal government that Canada be more active in helping farmers maintain their businesses in the event of financial loss from trade disputes with the U.S. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Continues to Push Federal Government for Contingency Planning for Farmers”

Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

Grain Farmers of Ontario Thanks New Ontario Agriculture Minister for his Efforts at FPT Meeting

GUELPH, ON (July 24, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers, extends its appreciation for the efforts of new Ontario Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Ernie Hardeman during last week’s Federal-Provincial-Territorial (FPT) Agriculture Ministers meeting. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Thanks New Ontario Agriculture Minister for his Efforts at FPT Meeting”

Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

Grain Market Commentary for July 18, 2018

Commodity Period Price Weekly Movement
Corn CBOT September 3.47 07 cents
Soybeans CBOT September 8.48  10 cents
Wheat CBOT September 4.94  22 cents
Wheat Minn. September 5.28  03 cents
Wheat Kansas September 4.88  14 cents
Chicago Oats September 2.34 ↓ 02 cents
Canadian $ September .7600 0.15 points

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Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

Wheat Quality Testing Available to Farmer-Members

Wheat harvest is now in full swing in parts of the province. Farmer-members can take advantage of independent quality analysis available through the joint venture with SGS Canada and the Grains Analytical Testing Laboratory. Continue reading “Wheat Quality Testing Available to Farmer-Members”

Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

GrainTALK Episode 04: Dylan Sher, Markus Haerle

Guests: Dylan Sher, producer of Before the Plate; Markus Haerle, Chair of Grain Farmers of Ontario. Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie, Rachel Telford, and guest host Mark Carter.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

Grain Farmers of Ontario Welcome New Ontario Cabinet Ministers

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Congratulations offered to new Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Ernie Hardeman

GUELPH, ON (June 29, 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 Premier Doug Ford and his new cabinet. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Welcome New Ontario Cabinet Ministers”

Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.

GrainTALK Episode 03 – Steve McCabe, Barry Senft

June 29, 2018. Topics: Wheat pool interim payments, FCC contributions to mental health, Steamwhistle beer, beer regulations, Ontario agriculture (with Steve McCabe), Grain Farmers of Ontario update (with Barry Senft, CEO). Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie and Rachel Telford.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.