Employment Opportunity

AGRIS Co-operative Ltd. has an immediate opening for a full-time Maintenance Operator to assist in crop operations at our Chatham location.

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AGRIS Co-operative is again proud this year to sponsor young people to attend this summers 2016 Co-operative Young Leaders Program. This very successful leadership program allows youth to learn valuable skills and gain important knowledge about the co-operative sector, enabling them to become tomorrow's leaders in co-ops and credit unions.  
*Deadline for applications is February 19, 2016*

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Seasonal Employment

Part Time Seasonal Employment

AGRIS Co-operative is looking for reliable, hardworking individuals  

  • truck drivers
  • labourers

Applicants with an agricultural background, ability to work irregular hours and have a valid AZ, DZ license would be an asset

To be considered for one of these positions please apply in person to your local AGRIS Co-operative branch 
or complete our online application form.

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Pesticide Safety Courses
Grower Pesticide Safety Course
Friday February 26, 2016
Dutton Community Centre
Course Starts at 8:45 a.m.
Exam at 2:30 p.m.
$105 fee cash or cheque payable to University of Guelph

Grower Pesticide Safety Course
Friday March 4, 2016
AGRIS Stoney Point Branch
Please call  519-798-3011 to register.
Manual and lunch provided
Course fee is $105.
The instructor will collect the fee at  the course.

Grower Pesticide Safety Course
Wednesday March 9, 2016
AGRIS Head Office
Day long course starting at 8:45 a.m.
Exam in afternoon
Cost $105 payable to the University of Guelph
Please register at the AGRIS Chatham branch – 519-352-0230
Lunch and manuals will be provided

Grower Pesticide Safety Course
Pre-Registration List
Location: Brunner Centre
Date: Thursday March 10, 2016
Course starts at 8:45 a.m. - first time and renewal
Exam-only session at 3 p.m. - renewals only
Fee is $105 collected by the instructor 


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In 1941 the USDA published its first simple daily nutrition guide

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Great Lakes Grain Direct Deposit
Great Lakes Grain offers direct deposit payments
We are pleased to offer you easy and efficient direct deposit services for your grain and oilseed business. Direct deposit offers a number of benefits including:
·  You will no longer have to manually deposit your cheque.
· You will have immediate access to your funds.
· Postal delays and disruptions are eliminated.
We will send you confirmation of our deposit to your account in one of the following ways:
· Electronic information to your email address.
· Facsimile to your fax phone number.
·Through your branch representative.

Complete details and a downloadable enrolment form

Ontario Neonic Regulations

August 10, 2015
For the 2016 planting season, the Ontario government is looking for a 50 per cent reduction in neonic treated acres.  The following is a summary of what you need to know and what you need to do for the 2016 crop year as we know today.
  • If you choose to buy 50 per cent or less neonic treated corn and soybean seed, no pest assessment is required, but a Seed Amount Declaration is required to be submitted to your seed supplier(s)
  • Over 50 per cent neonic seed use, requires a pest assessment submitted with seed order intentions

Neonic Course
Ridgetown Offering Free Integrated Pest Management Course For Corn, Soybean Growers
The University of Guelph’s Ridgetown Campus will soon be offering classroom and on-line Integrated Pest Management Courses for corn and soybeans.
These half-day courses are among the requirements farmers need to buy and use neonic-treated corn or soybean seeds under the new provincial government regulations.


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Grower Course Online
 Grower Pesticide Safety Course – Learn and Certify Online
Farmers now have the option of taking the Grower Pesticide Safety Course via the internet. Each online course takes place over five days and requires participation in each one of those five days. 
This new online option is best suited to those who are self-directed learners, competent in the use of a computer and have access to a high-speed internet connection. The traditional classroom style sessions are also still available. 
Click here for the traditional classroom course dates and locations. 
Click here for upcoming dates for the new online courses.
Or call OPEP at 1-800-652-8573

Diesel Exhaust Fluid
To order Diesel Exhaust Fluid please call:
1-800-363-3058 or
call Mike Dotterman at 519-818-7586

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Dieselex Gold

Dieselex® Gold - Powering and Protecting Diesel Engines
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FS Agri-Finance
Check out our FS Agri-Finance Program!
Contact your local AGRIS Co-operative branch or
Mary Bell at 519-380-2370 or more details!

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