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Get an elevator receipt, grain receipt, or cash purchase ticket when delivering to an elevator.

Make sure you get paid what you’re owed

The Canadian Grain Commission requires grain companies it licenses to provide security to cover unpaid deliveries

Reduce your risk of not getting paid when delivering grain by following these recommendations: Before making a delivery, make sure the company is licensed by the Canadian Grain Commission, which requires licensed grain companies to provide security to cover money owed to producers for deliveries. Unregulated grains and deliveries of any grain to unlicensed grain […] Read more

Do you pass on the chance to lock in a profit? Do you only deal with one elevator? Those are costly mistakes, market adviser Brian Voth told FarmTech attendees.

Adviser urges farmers to give up their sinful ways

Trying to hit the market peak, getting angry about mistakes, and putting off marketing chores 
are three of the seven ‘sins’ of selling your crop

While many grain growers came to FarmTech looking for insight on where markets may be headed in the coming year, Brian Voth challenged those attending his sessions with a different perspective on the game. Lured in by his title of ‘The Seven Deadly(ish) Sins of Grain Marketing,’ attendees soon found the Manitoba-based market adviser wasn’t […] Read more