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Jul 29, 2014, 14:00 ET

Changes to eligibility of amber durum varieties, Sceptre and Plenty

WINNIPEG, July 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) is providing notice to grain producers and industry stakeholders that the...

Jul 23, 2014, 14:00 ET

New crop year reminders for Western producers and industry

WINNIPEG, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into...

Jul 22, 2014, 14:00 ET

New moisture conversion tables for beans and revised tables for soybeans, canola and peas now available

WINNIPEG, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - New moisture meter conversion tables are available for small red beans and otebo beans.  As well, revised...

Jul 08, 2014, 14:00 ET

Apply online for producer cars beginning July 14, 2014

WINNIPEG, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - For the 2014-15 crop year, the Canadian Grain Commission is launching an online producer car application at...

Jul 03, 2014, 11:00 ET

Register to apply online for producer cars beginning July 7, 2014

WINNIPEG, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - For the 2014-2015 crop year, the Canadian Grain Commission is launching an online producer car application at...

Jun 27, 2014, 14:00 ET

New crop year reminders for Eastern producers and industry

WINNIPEG, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into...

Dec 17, 2013, 13:05 ET

2 standard samples approved for 2013-2014 crop year in eastern Canada

WINNIPEG, Dec. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - At its meeting in Montréal on November 6, 2013, the Eastern Standards Committee recommended new standard and...

Dec 17, 2013, 13:00 ET

2 new standard samples approved for 2013-2014 crop year in western Canada

WINNIPEG, Dec. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - At its meeting in Winnipeg on November 4, 2013, the Western Standards Committee recommended new standard samples...

Dec 03, 2013, 16:06 ET

Increase in Western grain exports

WINNIPEG, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - According to the Canadian Grain Commission's year to date data, exports of Western Canadian grain are higher in...

Nov 08, 2013, 13:00 ET

Grain Statistics Weekly restored with refreshed data

WINNIPEG, Nov. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Grain Statistics Weekly now contains a complete set of summary tables, including terminal receipts and shipments...

Oct 24, 2013, 14:00 ET

Requirements for storing grain on the ground at licensed elevators

WINNIPEG, Oct. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Large crop volumes during the 2013 grain harvest could present storage challenges for licensed primary...

Oct 07, 2013, 14:00 ET

Proposed Changes to Producer Payment Protection

WINNIPEG, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - On October 5, 2013, changes to the Canadian Grain Commission's producer payment protection model and regulations...

Oct 03, 2013, 16:00 ET

New web tool for identifying insects in stored grain launched

WINNIPEG, Oct. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - With over 50 species of insects recognized as pests of stored grain in Canada, how can you quickly identify a...

Oct 01, 2013, 14:15 ET

First Canada Western Amber Durum quality data released today

WINNIPEG, Oct. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Protein content data from the 2013 Canada Western Amber Durum harvest from 1 crop region have just been released...

Sep 13, 2013, 14:00 ET

Steps to prevent treated seed contamination

WINNIPEG, Sept. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Canadian grain producers are harvesting their crops, and some are planting winter wheat. Because...

Sep 06, 2013, 14:00 ET

Prevent insect infestations when storing grain

WINNIPEG, Sept. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - As the 2013 grain harvest gets under way it is important for grain producers to take steps now to reduce...

Aug 29, 2013, 14:00 ET

CDC Falcon moves to CWGP class, August 1, 2014

WINNIPEG, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Effective August 1, 2014, the Canada Western Red Winter (CWRW) variety CDC Falcon moves to the Canada Western...

Aug 01, 2013, 14:00 ET

Updated Canadian Grain Commission services, service standards and fees take effect August 1, 2013

WINNIPEG, Aug. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - As of today, August 1, 2013, changes to the Canadian Grain Commission's services, service standards and fees...

Jul 17, 2013, 14:00 ET

New crop year reminders for Western producers and industry

WINNIPEG, July 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into...

Jul 03, 2013, 14:00 ET

Bissma Pacific Inc.: 100% payout for eligible producers

WINNIPEG, July 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Producers who did not receive payment for grain sold to Bissma Pacific Inc. have received full compensation for...