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.​

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DispForm.aspx48222/12/2024 4:24:34 PM2/12/2024 4:24:34 PMProducers from British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba can access low-interest financing for more than 50 commodities, all on one application 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.aspx48322/12/2024 4:27:26 PM2/12/2024 4:27:26 PMYour cash advance is for the full amount of what you are approved for, less a $250 administration fee Farmers receive 60% of an intended spring crop or honey advance when an STS_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.aspx48292/12/2024 4:28:46 PM2/12/2024 4:28:46 PMFarmers are no longer able to remove commodities from an actual seeded advance when completing the post-harvest report, unless those commodities are damaged 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.aspx59062/12/2024 4:29:56 PM2/12/2024 4:29:56 PMA cash advance has an administration fee of $250, which is deducted from the first funds issued If you meet all the given deadlines associated with a cash advance, there are no 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.aspx48632/12/2024 4:31:07 PM2/12/2024 4:31:07 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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