Bringing You What’s Next Tour 2018 February 26 to March 2
Your Great Lakes Grain, AGRIS Co-operative and FS PARTNERS teams would like to cordially invite you to our Winter Information Meetings, featuring Jeff Sherman, our commodity risk consultant from MIDCO Commodities located in Des Moines, Iowa. Jeff has been trading cash grain and futures for more than 20 years. This is Jeff’s ninth annual trip to Ontario giving his entertaining perspective on the North American and world grain markets.
Jeff Sherman - Commodity Risk Consultant MIDCO Commodities
Monday Feb 26, 2018 St John’s Parish 8:30 – 11 am (breakfast provided) 1688 Essex County Road 46 South Woodslee, ON Monday Feb 26, 2018 Country View Golf Course 3pm - 6 pm (dinner provided) 25393 St. Clair Rd, #40 Hwy, Dover Centre, ON Tuesday Feb 27, 2018 Thamesville United Church 8:30am – 11am (breakfast provided) 107 Elizabeth Street, Thamesville, ON Tuesday Feb 27, 2018 South Dunwich Community Centre 12:30 – 3pm (lunch provided) 29593 Talbot Line, Wallacetown, ON
Please RSVP to your nearest AGRIS, Great Lakes Grain or Haggerty Creek location by Feb 21to reserve your spot at these informative meetings.
Pesticide Safety Courses
Grower Pesticide Safety Course AGRIS Co-operative - Dutton Dutton Community Centre Date: Thursday March 1, 2018 Time: 8:45 a.m. for the day long course (first time writers and renewals) 12:30 p.m. for exam only session (renewals ONLY) Cost is $105 (lunch provided) Call 519-762-2836 to registerGrower Pesticide Safety Course AGRIS Co-operative - Stoney Point Date: Friday March 2, 2018 Time: 8:45 a.m. for the day long course (first time writers and renewals) 3 p.m. for exam only session (renewals ONLY) Manual and lunch provided Cost is $105 Call 519-798-3011 to registerGrower Pesticide Safety Course AGRIS Co-operative - Chatham (Central Office) Date: Thursday March 8, 2018 Time: 8:45 a.m. for the day long course (first time writers and renewals) 2 p.m. for exam only session (renewals ONLY) Cost is $105 Call 519-352-0230 to registerGrower Pesticide Safety Course AGRIS Co-operative - Brigden (Brigden Firehall) Date: Friday March 23, 2018 Time: 8:45 a.m. for the day long course (first time writers and renewals) 2 p.m. for exam only session (renewals ONLY) Cost is $105 Call 519-864-1011 to register
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.
Check out our FS Agri-Finance Program! Contact your local AGRIS Co-operative branch or Mary Bell at 519-380-2370 or more details!
The Cellulosic Sugar Producers Co-operative (CSPC) is an Ontario-based farmer’s co-operative strives to develop new markets for crop residue materials and new business opportunities, by extracting cellulosic sugars from crop residues. With this, farmers can explore new markets without having to compete for land.
Three main concerns when storing DEF over the Winter:
Over the last couple of years, Diesel Exhaust Fluid has become an integral part of these industries as new equipment requiring DEF come into the mainstream. Correct handling of DEF has become critical to maintaining this new equipment and never more so than in the upcoming winter months.