cash advances

Interest-free portion of cash advances through federal program has increased this year

May 11, 2023 | 11:21am

Saskatchewan farmers needing some extra cash for this spring can access it from the Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA). CCGA is issuing cash advances through the Advance Payments Program (APP). APP is a federal loan program administered by CCGA. Director of Finance and APP Operations at the Canadian Canola Growers Association Dave Gallant says the interest-free […]

Sask. farmers can now apply for spring cash advance program

Feb 19, 2021 | 5:06am

The application period for spring cash advances for farmers is now open. The federal program is administered by the Canola Growers Association. Finance director Dave Gallant says the program offers a cash advance up to one million dollars to farmers, with the first 100 thousand dollars interest free. Gallant says this is the earliest ever […]

Ottawa gives farmers more time to repay 2018 crop cash advances

Aug 15, 2019 | 11:17am

  The Federal government is giving farmers more time to pay back their 2018 crop cash advances. The Trudeau government says the Stay of Default to March 31st 2020 will provide farmers with more time to repay outstanding 2018 advances and was made at the request of the program administrators. The federal government recently increased […]