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2014-01-08 12:31:27

BLUMBERG GRAIN AWARDED AGRI-WAREHOUSING PROJECT IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO MIAMI, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the Nigerian Ministry of Agriculture's recent contract for Blumberg Grain food security and storage systems, Blumberg Grain has also been chosen to provide its grain warehousing in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The DRC project includes the installation of the company's Grain Vault product line with integrated security systems. David Blumberg,...

2013-12-19 16:28:37

MIAMI, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nigerian Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development announced it has awarded Blumberg Grain its project to expand food security and storage in Nigeria. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120621/FL27605LOGO) The project calls for the turn-key installation of Blumberg Grain warehousing systems and technology, specifically the Arctic Vault and Grain Vault product lines for perishable and dry storage, respectively. This...

2013-12-17 12:27:24

WINNIPEG, Dec. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - At its meeting in Montréal on November 6, 2013, the Eastern Standards Committee recommended new standard and guide samples for peas and wheat. Standard samples, standard prints and guide samples Standard samples, standard prints and guide samples are grading tools that the Canadian Grain Commission prepares each year. Members of the Eastern Standards Committee examine these tools and recommend their use. New standard samples The Eastern...

2013-09-23 23:28:03

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Bread Industry. London (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bread in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 458...

2013-07-17 16:28:34

WINNIPEG, July 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into effect on August 1, 2013 in Western Canada. Roughage tolerances for triticale and rye Currently, commercial cleanliness requirements for Triticale, Canada (CAN) and Rye, Canada Western (CW) do not include tolerances for roughage. As recommended by the Western Standards Committee at its April 2013 meeting, the following roughage...

2013-06-21 12:25:04

WINNIPEG, June 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Changes to the Canadian Grain Commission's services and fees will begin on August 1, 2013 as the result of changes to the Canada Grain Act and the Canada Grain Regulations and a review of the fees charged for services and licences. "Upcoming changes reflect the Canadian Grain Commission's commitment to meeting the needs of Canada's grain industry," said Elwin Hermanson, Chief Commissioner. "Change is necessary for us to continue fulfilling our...

2013-06-18 16:26:05

WINNIPEG, June 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into effect on July 1, 2013 in Eastern Canada. Currently, commercial cleanliness requirements for Triticale, Canada (CAN) do not include tolerances for roughage. As recommended by the Eastern Standards Committee at its April 2013 meeting, the following roughage tolerance for exports of Canadian triticale takes effect in Eastern Canada as of...

2013-05-22 16:26:18

WINNIPEG, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - On July 1, 2013, new roughage tolerances for exports of Canadian triticale take effect in eastern Canada. On August 1, 2013, new roughage tolerances for exports of Canadian rye and triticale take effect in western Canada. Currently, commercial cleanliness requirements in Rye, Canada Western (CW) and Triticale, Canada (CAN) do not include tolerances for roughage. At their April meetings, the Eastern and Western standards committees recommended the...

2012-12-18 16:25:39

WINNIPEG, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - At its meeting in Winnipeg on November 8, 2012, the Western Standards Committee recommended new standard samples, standard prints and guide samples for wheat, soybean and oats. At the meeting, Canadian Grain Commission inspection experts reported that the most common grading factors were: -- Mildew and fusarium damage in wheat -- Distinctly green seeds in canola -- Weather staining and immaturity in soybeans Standard...

2012-12-18 16:25:37

WINNIPEG, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - On July 1, 2013, new moisture specifications for food class barley take effect in eastern Canada. The same changes take effect in western Canada on August 1, 2013, the Canadian Grain Commission announced. At their November meetings, the Eastern and Western standards committees recommended the following moisture specifications for dry grain for Barley, Canada Western/Canada Eastern Food (CW/CE): -- Food barley, covered - 13.5% --...