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.

Grain Farmers of Ontario Support New Renewable Fuels Mandates

Government’s Commitment to Clean, Sustainable Fuel the Right Move for Ontario

GUELPH, ON (April 18, 2018) — Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province‘s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario‘s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, welcomes the Ontario government mandate to increase renewable fuel blending in gasoline. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Support New Renewable Fuels Mandates”

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.

Ontario Grain Farmers Support New Provincial and Federal Canadian Agricultural Partnership

Canadian Agricultural Partnership banner

Long-Term Investments in Agriculture Innovation Vital to the Industry

GUELPH, ON (February 13, 2018)  – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, congratulates Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAulay and Ontario Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Jeff Leal on the new Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP). Continue reading “Ontario Grain Farmers Support New Provincial and Federal Canadian Agricultural Partnership”

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 Elect New Chair of the Board

Grain Farmers of Ontario Board of Directors 2018

2018 Executive Committee named.

GUELPH, ON (February 13, 2018)  – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers, today announces Markus Haerle has been named the new Chair of Board, effective immediately. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Elect New Chair of the Board”

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.

March Classic Early Bird Winner

March Classic 2017 conference hall

GUELPH, ON (February 6, 2018) – Grain Farmers of Ontario would like to congratulate Laurie Lassaline from Oil Springs, Ontario as the winner of January’s March Classic early bird draw! Laurie will be receiving a Good in Every Grain prize pack.

Everyone who registers for the March Classic before the end of February, including those who registered in January, will be eligible to win a second early bird prize from Good in Every Grain. Continue reading “March Classic Early Bird Winner”

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 Announces New Agronomist Position

Corn for harvest

GUELPH, ON (January 29, 2017) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, today announces the newly created role of Agronomist. Laura Ferrier, a Certified Crop Advisor, has taken on this new position. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Announces New Agronomist Position”

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 Welcomes New Head of Communications

Growing Connections in Toronto

GUELPH, ON (January 25, 2017) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province‘s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario‘s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers, welcomes Victoria Berry as the new Manager, Communications. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Welcomes New Head of Communications”

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 Celebrates Canada’s Successful CPTPP Inclusion

Grains in Action February 2017 at Sarnia Terminal

GUELPH, ON (January 24, 2017) – Grain Farmers of Ontario congratulates Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of International Trade François-Philippe Champagne, and Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs on Canada’s successful negotiations to be included in the CPTPP. Congratulations also go out to Canada’s negotiation team on its significant effort on achieving this agreement. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Celebrates Canada’s Successful CPTPP Inclusion”

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.