Equipment demo day for PMRA in Winchester

On August 22, 2018, representatives from Grain Farmers of Ontario, the Canadian Seed Trade Association, and equipment manufacturers Case IH, Vanderstad, Deere & Company, and AGCO Corporation hosted over 40 representatives from Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) to showcase spray drift control and modern planting practices.

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.