Winnipeg, Manitoba -- The Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA) is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 Advance Payments Program (APP). In addition to making cash advance applications available earlier this year, CCGA has also implemented three program changes that will be of interest to farmers.
Through CCGA, farmers can apply for a cash advance on 45 different crop and livestock commodities, including oilseeds, cereal grains, pulse crops, specialty crops, grass seed, cattle, hogs, honey and more. Farmers are eligible for a cash advance of up to $400,000, with the first $100,000 being interest-free and an additional $300,000 interest-bearing at prime rate.
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