Grade School - Yorkton - November 18, 2019

Grain farmers: Learn about degrading factors in wheat, canola, and barley along with grain contracts at Grade School 2019!

Grain inspectors from the Canadian Grain Commission (CDC) will be in attendance to explain different degrading factors in wheat, barley, and canola to grain producers. In addition, they will be showing producers how to collect a representative sample of grain and the benefits of utilizing programs such as the Harvest Sample Program and the Subject to Inspector’s Grade and Dockage program.

Representatives from the Canadian International Grains Institute (Cigi) will be making presentations on the importance of the high-quality of Canadian wheat to our export customers. A representative from the Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA) will also be in attendance to give a presentation to producers on what they should know about grain contracts.

DATE: Monday, November 18, 2019

VENUE: Painted Hand Casino, 510 Broadway St W, Yorkton, Saskatchewan

TIME: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

AGENDA:

  • 9:00 – 9:30 – Introductory presentations by CGC

  • 9:30 – 10:30 – Canola

  • 10:30 – 11:00 – Grain Contracts by CCGA

  • 11:00 – 11:05 – Break

  • 11:05 – 12:30 – Wheat (includes CIGI presentations)

  • 12:30 – 1:00 – Lunch

  • 1:00 – 2:00 – Barley

  • 200 – 2:30 – Wrap-up/Questions

Space is limited to 30 farmers. We ask that only grain farmers register for this event. Click here to register now.