Canada Grain Act

SaskWheat calls for creation of grain export sales reporting program

Apr 30, 2021 | 10:23am

SaskWheat is calling for the creation of an export sales reporting program. The proposal is part of a submission for the federal review of the Canada Grain Act. A report for SaskWheat found the lack of appropriate data led to farmers missing out on better sales timing in the current crop year. The SaskWheat submission […]

Sask. farmers welcome review of the Canada Grain Act

Jan 15, 2021 | 5:30am

Saskatchewan farmers welcome Ottawa’s review of the Canada Grain act. Federal agriculture minister Marie-Claude Bibeau says the act hasn’t changed in almost 50 years and marketing has changed. Western Canadian Wheat Growers committee chair Jim Wickett says changes are needed to services from the Canadian Grain Commission and grain grading. He says the current visual […]