Canadian Canola Growers Association

Fall Cash Advance: Put it to Work for Your Farm

September 21, 2020CCGA

​​​​​​​​​​Managing farm cash flow takes effective planning and access to the right tools. Unlike many types of businesses, farmers face a unique situation where an entire year's production culminates in harvest that spans only a few weeks. Faced with this situation, farmers must determine the best sales strategy to manage their cash flow needs, while attempting to get the most profitable price for their production.

Some may choose to sell a portion, or even all, of their production at the time of harvest – whether selling grain right off the combine or calves right off the pasture. While common, this approach can result in missed opportunities to maximize the prices for production by selling ... (read more)

​​​​​​​​​​Managing farm cash flow takes effective planning and access to the right tools. Unlike many types of businesses, farmers face a unique situation where an entire year's production culminates in harvest that spans only a few weeks. Faced with this situation, farmers must determine the best sales strategy to manage their cash flow needs,... (read more)

Know Your Grade: Producer Protections

September 9, 2020Hub Article

​​​With public health orders in place, your experiences marketing and delivering crops this harvest may be different than what you've come to expect. Despite the changes, one thing that remains the same is producer protections. Producer protections exist to ensure farmers are paid for grain del​ivered, receive a credible grade and dockage... (read more)