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Dec 02, 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...

Dec 02, 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...

Oct 27, 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...

Oct 23, 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...

Oct 07, 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...

Sep 25, 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...

Sep 18, 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...

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...