Market Trends Post June 29 Special

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We are starting into the home stretch with regard to crop development and critical crop weather in July and August. The July 4th weekend has historically been a time, where the trade decides if the crop is made. Critical weather forecasts at this point in the corn pollination time frame can also frame price action. The American Midwest has been hot and dry with heat warnings across much of the central United States. It is that time of year when market prices can be tremendously volatile. Aside from that, the USDA released its June 29th report giving updated acreage and stocks projections. Continue reading “Market Trends Post June 29 Special”

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”

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 Announces Initial Prices and Pool Return Outlook for Wheat in Pool

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GUELPH, ON (June 21, 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 the initial payments and pool return outlook (PRO) for the six wheat pools managed by the Wheat Marketing department. Continue reading “Grain Farmers of Ontario Announces Initial Prices and Pool Return Outlook for Wheat in Pool”

Market Trends Commentary for June-July 2018

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As we hit mid-June crops are growing actively across the North American corn belt. Crop weather has been benign throughout the American Midwest and Southern Ontario, although there are always pockets that are too dry or too wet. Needless to say, as we move into July market watchers will be cognizant of crop weather moving forward. Is that time of year, minus all the talk of tariff wars, where the crop is either made or compromised. Continue reading “Market Trends Commentary for June-July 2018”

GrainTALK Episode 02 – Hugh Simpson, Markus Haerle

June 15, 2018. Topics: Ontario election results, carbon tax, changes to passive income taxation, bees and bee health (with Hugh Simpson, Osprey Bluffs Honey Company), Grain Farmers of Ontario board update (with Markus Haerle, Chair). Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie and Rachel Telford.

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