Canadian Canola Growers Association

Make More Time for Marketing

October 18, 2023Hub article

​​​​​Each fall, Gavin Harrison weighs the benefits of selling his crops off the combine versus later in the marketing season when volumes drop and prices are potentially higher. With more than 25 years of farming, Harrison, a fifth-generation Manitoba farmer, has used many different marketing strategies. One thing that never changes is the need for cash flow to pay bills – a need that often arises well before he starts to market his crops.

About 15 years ago, Harrison started using an Advance Payments Program (APP) cash advance to help with expenses, giving him time to fine-tune his grain marketing plan and more opportunity to sell crops like canola when higher-return marketing opportunities ... (read more)

​​​​​Each fall, Gavin Harrison weighs the benefits of selling his crops off the combine versus later in the marketing season when volumes drop and prices are potentially higher. With more than 25 years of farming, Harrison, a fifth-generation Manitoba farmer, has used many different marketing strategies. One thing that never changes is the need... (read more)

Before you apply for a cash advance

March 23, 2023Hub Article

​​​​Whether it’s your first application or you apply every year, CCGA is continuously streamlining the Advance Payments Program (APP) cash advance application process for our customers.

Your time is valuable, so here are a few tips to help your application process with CCGA go as smoothly as possible. Have the following items in hand before you... (read more)