Canadian project to study the health outcomes of consuming grains-based foods

GUELPH, ON (April 23, 2018) – A new research project at the University of Saskatchewan aims to enhance the information available on the Canadian consumption of foods made from both whole and enriched non-whole grains. Continue reading “Canadian project to study the health outcomes of consuming grains-based foods”

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.

Notice of Changes to the 2019 Research Funding Process and Timeline

Grain Farmers of Ontario will be implementing a new process for funding which now includes a new Letter of Intent (LOI) stage for the 2019 Call for Research Proposals. Continue reading “Notice of Changes to the 2019 Research Funding Process and Timeline”

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: Targeting Pest Management

Watch for an announcement of the next GrainTALK webinar, which will be held in June. Subscribe the Bottom Line, Grain Farmers of Ontario’s weekly e-newsletter, here. Continue reading “GrainTALK: Targeting Pest Management”

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 Hopeful for a Quick Resolution to China-US Trade Dispute

GUELPH, ON (April 5, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, is suggesting that although a trade dispute between China and the United States may offer some opportunities for Canadian soybeans given U.S. sanctions, ultimately the dispute could have a negative impact on the Canadian soybean industry. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Hopeful for a Quick Resolution to China-US Trade Dispute”

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 Congratulates the Signing of the CPTPP

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, signing the CPTPP on March 8, 2018

GUELPH, ON (March 8, 2018)  – Grain Farmers of Ontario congratulates the Government of Canada on signing the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). The organization applauds Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Minister of International Trade François-Philippe Champagne and Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAulay for the effort in advancing the signing of CPTPP. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Congratulates the Signing of the CPTPP”

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.

Hiring: Communications Assistant, Grain Discovery Zone

Please apply by Thursday, March 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Grain Farmers of Ontario is seeking a communications assistant who is a self-starter and enthusiastic about the agricultural industry. This role is very much that of an ambassador – representing Grain Farmers of Ontario at various events throughout the summer and fall of 2018 as part of our Grain Discovery Zone program. Continue reading “Hiring: Communications Assistant, Grain Discovery Zone”

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.