Grain contracts “heavily tilted” in favour of buyers, according to new report

Today’s grain purchase contracts are heavily tilted in favour of grain buyers, putting Saskatchewan farmers at a distinct disadvantage, a recent report has found. The same report also found that only 46% of Prairie grain farmers feel that they are being treated fairly by contracts.

The Mercantile report outlines several possible solutions to improve clarity and balance between farmers and grain buyers within the contracts.

Read the full News Release here

Read the full Mercantile Report here