WINNIPEG, Thursday, June 8th, 2017 – Cereals Canada is pleased to welcome as Members G3 Canada Limited (G3) and, as of July 1, 2017, Winter Cereals Manitoba Inc. and Saskatchewan Winter Cereals Development Commission.
Cam Dahl, President of Cereals Canada stated, “Cereals Canada welcomes the contribution the three new members will bring to the work of the value chain. Everyone in the industry benefits from working together. Collaboration is a key to successfully advancing the growth of Canadian agriculture.”
“Collaboration is a core value held by G3, and we certainly appreciate the important role that Cereals Canada plays in bringing together participants from across our value chain to focus on issues that impact us all,” stated Ward Weisensel, G3 Senior Vice-President, Trading, Procurement, and Risk.
“Winter Cereals is looking forward to working alongside other cereal producer groups and members of the cereals value chain to help promote growth in the value of winter cereals,” noted Jake Davidson, who serves as the Executive Director for both winter cereal’s organizations.
“Full value chain collaboration is unique to Canada. Each segment is stronger because we are able to work together,” concluded Dahl.
About Cereals Canada
Cereals Canada brings together a broad and diverse collaboration of partners from all sectors of the cereals value chain to work together to enhance the domestic and international competitiveness of all parts of the industry. For more information please visit www.cerealscanada.ca
About G3 Canada Limited (G3)
G3 Canada Limited is establishing a highly efficient coast-to-coast Canadian grain enterprise designed to provide a unique competitive alternative to farmers and superior service to customers and stakeholders. G3 Canada Limited's assets include primary grain elevators and port terminals stretching from Leader, Saskatchewan to Québec City, Québec, a Great Lake grain transport vessel, and the largest private fleet of grain hopper cars in Canada. The vertical integration of these assets along the agricultural commodity chain forms the basis of a smarter path from farmers’ fields to global markets. G3 Canada Limited is a Canadian company and is headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba. For more information please visit www.g3.ca
About Saskatchewan Winter Cereals Development Commission and Winter Cereals Manitoba
The Saskatchewan Winter Cereals Development Commission has been representing growers of winter wheat, fall rye and winter triticale since 2006. Winter Cereals Manitoba has represented winter wheat growers in Manitoba since 2008. Both organizations are committed to enhancing agronomy, varietal and marketing matters for producers of winter cereals in western Canada. For more information visit www.wcmi.info and www.swcdc.info.
For More Information Please Contact:
Vice-President, Business Development
G3 Canada Limited
Winter Cereals Canada Inc.