Canadian Canola Growers Association

Frequently Asked Questions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Have a question about your cash advance? Here are some frequently asked questions. To expand an answer, simply quick on the question text. To filter the list by questions about applying, repaying, and defaults, click the buttons below.​

See also our cash advance Q&A videos​.​


 

 

DispForm.aspx48226/16/2022 2:48:05 PM6/16/2022 2:48:05 PMProducers from British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba can access low-interest financing for more than 50 commodities, all on one application with no administration STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{51A7ED75-17D5-463F-961A-AB04DA53EA91}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx59096/29/2022 8:16:51 PM6/29/2022 8:16:51 PMNo matter how many commodities (field crops, honey, or livestock) you choose to advance on, you just need to fill out one applicationSTS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{B7C89DA3-F97B-4D56-B82A-A6AD6C278E3C}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx48313/5/2020 4:14:22 PM3/5/2020 4:14:22 PMA continuous flow cattle or hog advance is for the producer who always maintains a minimum level of inventory There are a few important differences between a continuous flow STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{3795436D-A2A0-4408-BBEC-D39A0137E1DF}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx48323/2/2020 4:44:59 PM3/2/2020 4:44:59 PMNo, your cash advance cheque is the full amount of what you apply for​, depending on eligibilitySTS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{75B313DB-A953-4A9E-86CF-153F64FC5E3D}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx48292/23/2021 9:26:13 PM2/23/2021 9:26:13 PMIn the 2020 program year,​ there was an important change to the Advance Payments Program​ rules so that farmers are no longer able to remove commodities from an actual seeded STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{B76AA954-B5E1-4BA0-8249-FBC1DD049CF1}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx48335/13/2020 9:22:49 PM5/13/2020 9:22:49 PMA Priority Agreement must be completed for each secured creditor that has, or could have, a security interest in or lien on the crops, livestock or sweeteners for which the STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{390566ED-D4EB-4052-8E0B-D700D36BC2DC}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx59067/12/2022 3:35:24 PM7/12/2022 3:35:24 PMIn the 2020 program year, CCGA eliminated the application fee If you meet all the given deadlines associated with a cash advance, there are no fees STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{9327DAB4-C2F6-44A0-849E-342D1F03FD39}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx59076/29/2022 9:19:07 PM6/29/2022 9:19:07 PMThe required forms in your CCGA cash advance application are defined by the federal government and the Agricultural Marketing Programs Act (AMPA STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{616A3816-06D9-4311-9E98-BFA6EA66B2CB}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx48636/16/2022 2:48:19 PM6/16/2022 2:48:19 PMThe maximum advance amounts are set by the federal government in the Agricultural Marketing Programs Act (AMPA) , which governs the Advance Payments STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{95DC2699-18D8-47E0-85AE-A3F4D263C69F}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038
DispForm.aspx59086/29/2022 8:15:29 PM6/29/2022 8:15:29 PMAdvance rates are calculated by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)​ with the intention of reflecting half (50%) of the selling price for a given commodity STS_ListItem_10001https://www.ccga.ca/cash-advance/Lists/Frequently Asked Questions/AllItems.aspx0https://www.ccga.caFalsehttps://www1.ccga.ca/cash-advance{0B96E789-3502-42EA-B69D-0F88C6FF2406}~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_CCGAFAQ.js38;038

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