Grain Farmers of Ontario Congratulates Canadian Government on Successful USMCA Trade Agreement

GUELPH, ON (October 1, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, today offers its congratulations to the Canadian government for having successfully negotiated Canada’s inclusion in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). In particular, Grain Farmers of Ontario recognizes the hard work of Canadian negotiators, led by Minister Freeland, and the overall leadership of Prime Minister Trudeau. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Congratulates Canadian Government on Successful USMCA Trade Agreement”

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.

Grains Innovation Fund Now Accepting Applications

GUELPH, ON (September 24, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers is now accepting applications for the 2019 Grains Innovation Fund. The Grains Innovation Fund supports the development of new and expanded products and processes using Ontario grain crops or crop residues. Continue reading “Grains Innovation Fund Now Accepting Applications”

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 09: Dean Anderson, Barry Senft

Guests: Dean Anderson, Canadian Agricultural Safety Association; Barry Senft, CEO, 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 Congratulates the Canadian Government on CETA Anniversary

CETA Celebrates One-Year of Ratification and Success

GUELPH, ON (September 21, 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 the Canadian government on the success of the first year of the CETA trade agreement. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Congratulates the Canadian Government on CETA Anniversary”

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 08: Victoria Berry, Markus Haerle

Guests: Victoria Berry, Manager, Communications, Grain Farmers of Ontario; Markus Haerle, Board Chair, 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.

Andrew David Schouten, January 20, 1986 – September 2, 2018

Grain Farmers of Ontario offers its deepest sympathies to the family and loved ones of Andrew Schouten, who passed away on September 2, 2018 at the age of 32. Andrew was a delegate for District 13 and had taken on the role of Treasurer this year for the District. His loss will be felt throughout the Ontario farming community.

Please read Andrew’s obituary here: Andrew David Schouten, January 20, 1986 – September 2, 2018.

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.

Winter Wheat Nutrient Uptake, Partitioning and Removal

Principal Investigator

Peter Johnson

Research Institution

Middlesex Soil and Crop Improvement Association

Timeline

September 2018 – March 2021 Continue reading “Winter Wheat Nutrient Uptake, Partitioning and Removal”

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 07: Brett Anderson, Barry Senft

Guests: Brett Anderson, Accuweather senior meteorologist; Barry Senft, CEO, 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 Webinar: Cover Crop Management and Decisions

#graintalk presentation cover page - August 8 2018

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.