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09 Feb, 2015, 11:00 ET Consultations begin on proposal to licence feed mills in western Canada

Winnipeg, Feb. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Canadian Grain Commission began consultations on its proposal to licence feed mills in western Canada and...


02 Dec, 2014, 14:00 ET 3 new standard samples approved for 2014-15 crop year in eastern Canada

WINNIPEG, Dec. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - At its meeting on November 5, 2014, the Eastern Standards Committee recommended new standard samples and standard...


02 Dec, 2014, 14:00 ET 6 new standard samples approved for 2014-15 crop year in western Canada

WINNIPEG, Dec. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - At its meeting on November 3, 2014, the Western Standards Committee recommended new standard and guide samples and...


27 Oct, 2014, 12:00 ET Report available on insured acres of cereal varieties

WINNIPEG, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The "Cereal Varieties – 2014 Insured Commercial Acres"  report is now available on the Canadian Grain...


23 Oct, 2014, 14:00 ET Over 80 years of information on Canadian grain elevators now online

WINNIPEG, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Thanks to a partnership with the University of Alberta Libraries, data on grain elevators in Canada...


07 Oct, 2014, 16:31 ET Preliminary protein data by crop region available for Canada Western Red Spring wheat

WINNIPEG, Oct. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Preliminary protein content data for the 2014 Canada Western Red Spring wheat harvest are now available by crop...


25 Sep, 2014, 14:00 ET Free unofficial grain grade with Harvest Sample Program

WINNIPEG, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Did you know you can get a free unofficial grain grade this harvest? You still have time to register for the...


18 Sep, 2014, 14:00 ET Prevent insect infestations when storing grain

WINNIPEG, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Large amounts of last year's grain are still in storage and this year's grain is beginning to be delivered into...


29 Jul, 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...


23 Jul, 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...


22 Jul, 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...


08 Jul, 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...


03 Jul, 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...


27 Jun, 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...


17 Dec, 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...


17 Dec, 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...


03 Dec, 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...


08 Nov, 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...


24 Oct, 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...


07 Oct, 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...


03 Oct, 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...


01 Oct, 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...


13 Sep, 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...


06 Sep, 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...


29 Aug, 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...