Mike Witkowicz is the Vice President, Strategy and Business Development at Ag Exchange Group which provides a service as a private community where Growers and Buyers interact for for grain transactions. Mike shares his thoughts on modern grain marketing in Western Canadian agricultural production.
The grain marketing plan itself is pivotal to running a modern, successful farm business. The Ag Exchange Group talks about why failing to plan, is planning to fail, the numbers don’t lie and the importance of planning, revising, and executing your plan.
Ag Exchange Group’s Mike Witkowicz talks about the factors farmers should consider when they are marketing their grain and why they should look at utilizing a number of different methods. Witkowicz spoke at the RRC Ag Day in Olds, Alberta.
The Canadian Transportation Agency has ruled that Canada's two major railway companies have exceeded their maximum grain revenue entitlements for the 2017 - 2018 crop year.
In this 2018 recap, Alberta Ag Minister Oneil Carlier talks about the rough harvest, the new USMCA deal, CN and CP’s ability to get grain to market and whether the province buying new rail cars to transport oil will interfere with that. He also talks about the results of his trade mission to India and the local food councils.