Articles Posted in the " Business " Category

  • Alberta Wheat launches cash advance program

    The Alberta Wheat Commission has announced a new tool to help crop, livestock and honey producers manage cash flow throughout the year.  AWC will now be providing cash advances through FarmCash under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's federal Advance payments program.

  • How to translate your summer field tour terminology into grain marketing best-practices

    I recently published a blog that highlighted the value of sharing more than just agronomic best practices and insight during summer field tours.  I also commended FarmLink for their efforts to refresh the old Grain World Summer tours and sharing their data with growers.  And, it got me thinking.  Most of us come out of the summer tour season with certain verbiage top of mind.  How do some of those terms translate when we’re talking grain marketing?  Let’s find out.  Here’s a list of agronomic terms put into a grain marketing perspective.

  • VIDEO: The Whole Picture: Cash Flow Management and Grain Marketing

    Cash flow management is a huge part of any farm operation. Mike Witkowicz is the Vice President Strategy and Business Development for the AG Exchange Group. In this video he talks about it is important to look at the big picture before you start to market your grain.  Witkowicz spoke at the Rural Roots Canada - Rolling Hills Ag Day.