Today, the federal government has announced the increased loan limits for the Advanced Payments Program (APP) will be accessible to Canadian farmers through administrators on June 26, 2019. The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC), the administrator of the FarmCash program, urges interested producers to call the FarmCash office and begin their…
FarmCash today launched its new online platform for the spring advance. With several new time saving features, this step-by-step, web-based system makes it easier than ever for Alberta producers to apply. FarmCash offers Advance Payment Program (APP) advances on more than 45 commodities with a reduced interest rate of prime minus 0.5 per…
The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) said today it looks forward to providing enhanced cashflow management options to Alberta farmers under changes to the Advance Payments Program (APP) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC).
Today, Team Alberta welcomes the province’s new Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Devin Dreeshen. Team Alberta looks forward to working with Minister Dreeshen and fellow members of cabinet on advancing Alberta’s $6 billion crop sector.
Team Alberta extends congratulations to Premier-elect Jason Kenney on his party’s victory in the province’s 30th general election. Team Alberta is committed to working with the new government to advance Alberta’s $6 billion crop sector.
FarmCash is pleased to announce that farmers can now apply for the spring advance at a reduced interest rate of prime minus 0.5%. FarmCash will be issuing funds for the spring as early as April 1, 2019.
Team Alberta is seeking farmer participation for a grain conditioning study that will assess on-farm energy consumption and efficiency of grain drying and conditioning systems.