Grain Farmers of Ontario unveils awareness campaign on trade impacts

Campaign targets federal election candidates and Canadian voters

GUELPH, ON (September 19, 2019) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, today launches a campaign to raise awareness of the issues facing grain and oilseed farmers in Ontario from global trade disruptions.

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Grains Innovation Fund now accepting applications

GUELPH, ON (September 18, 2019) – 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 2020 Grains Innovation Fund. The Grains Innovation Fund supports the development of novel new uses for Ontario grains and encourages innovation from Ontario companies.

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Federal Government Forgets Grain Farmers in Trade Compensation Package

GUELPH, ON (August 20, 2019) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers, is disappointed that the Canadian government’s trade compensation package did not include support for grain farmers. Additionally, the government’s divisive decision to only support a select area of the agriculture industry could create an unneeded divide in the industry.

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