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.

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.

Wheat Quality Testing Available to Farmer-Members

Wheat harvest is now in full swing in parts of the province. Farmer-members can take advantage of independent quality analysis available through the joint venture with SGS Canada and the Grains Analytical Testing Laboratory. Continue reading “Wheat Quality Testing Available to Farmer-Members”

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: Managing the 2018 Crop

#graintalk - June 20 - managing the 2018 crop

For more information about upcoming GrainTALK webinars, subscribe to the e-newsletter here. Continue reading “GrainTALK Webinar: Managing the 2018 Crop”

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.

Grow Ontario Together

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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.

Notice of Changes to the 2019 Research Funding Process and Timeline

Grain Farmers of Ontario will be implementing a new process for funding which now includes a new Letter of Intent (LOI) stage for the 2019 Call for Research Proposals. Continue reading “Notice of Changes to the 2019 Research Funding Process and Timeline”

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: Targeting Pest Management

#graintalk targeting pest management

Watch for an announcement of the next GrainTALK webinar, which will be held in June. Subscribe the Bottom Line, Grain Farmers of Ontario’s weekly e-newsletter, here. Continue reading “GrainTALK Webinar: Targeting Pest Management”

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.

Register for 2018 Grain Marketing Seminars now

Grain Farmers of Ontario farmer-members are invited to attend two full-day marketing seminars on grain marketing: Intro to Futures & Options, as well as the more advanced Options & Technical Analysis.

Continue reading “Register for 2018 Grain Marketing Seminars now”

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.

Planting deadline extended for soybeans and spring wheat in Timiskaming and Thunder Bay districts

Agricorp is notifying farmers that it has decided to extend the last day to plant soybeans and spring wheat in the Timiskaming and Thunder Bay districts. The planting deadline for soybeans and spring wheat is extended from May 31 to June 5, 2017.

The planting deadline is the last day that a crop can be planted and still qualify for Production Insurance.

If you have any questions, please contact Agricorp.

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.