Wheat Marketing Programs

Grain Farmers of Ontario offers 8 marketing programs for producers. If you are looking for marketing forms, both agent and producer forms are located on this page.

Pooling

Wheat Producers can deliver their wheat between June 1st and September 30th to any Grain Farmers of Ontario appointed agent, terminal or processor and participate in the pooling program.

Post-Harvest Pool Contract

Similar to Pool.

Pre-Pool Contract

Producers can commit these wheat tonnes into the pool by entering into a Pre-Pool Contract. Wheat shall be delivered to a Grain Farmers of Ontario appointed agent, terminal, or processor between June 1st and September 30th.

Cash Pricing

Wheat producers can deliver their wheat at any time between October 1st and May 31st to any board appointed agent, terminal, or processor and receive the closing price on the day the wheat gets reported to the board office.

Resting Orders

Producers can select a price that they would like to contract wheat at and Grain Farmers of Ontario staff will monitor the price. If it reaches the desired price, Grain Farmers of Ontario staff will write a contract at that price.

Defined Destination Contract

Producers can lock in a price for wheat at any time during the year, to be delviered during a future delivery period to a specific destination.

On-Farm Pick-Up

From time to time, Grain Farmers of Ontario has opportunities to pick up wheat directly from the farm. In these instances the producer would not have any freight expenses.

Forward Price Contract

Producers can lock in a price for wheat at any time during the year, to be delviered during a future delivery period.

Downloadable Forms

Agent Application Form: An Ontario licensed grain dealer can become an agent if they are interested in receiving Grain Farmers of Ontario wheat. The minimum requirements are storage capacity, bins, access to a dryer, a scale on the premises, protein assessment equipment and moisture and grading equipment. It is also helpful for all agents to attend a wheat grading course.

Declaration of Payment: This is Grain Farmers of Ontario’s shipping bill or Bill of Landing. This form is needed to deliver wheat directly to the terminals. Please call the marketing department directly at 519-767-6537 to obtain this form.

Declaration of Variety – Hard Red Wheat: Use this form for Declaration of Variety – Canada Eastern Hard Red Wheat.

Deferred Payments Authorization: This document is for producers who wish to defer their wheat payments with Grain Farmers of Ontario.

Direct Deposit: Use this form to authorize Grain Farmers of Ontario to deposit payment directly into your account.

Grain Farmers of Ontario Producer Settlement Form: Use this form (also known as Form 3) for agent wheat deliveries payable by Grain Farmers of Ontario. A Quick Reference Guide is available to help explain this process.

Resting Order Form: This form states your strike price and the amount of wheat you wish you market. Using this form will allow Grain Farmers of Ontario to watch the markets for you. This is only available by calling the marketing department. They can be reached at 519-767-6537.