Companies that buy off-grade canola

October 8, 2014 - Issue 27

Here is a list of companies that buy high-green, heated or other off-grade canola. Email Jay Whetter if your company should be added to this list.

Contact any of the crush plants. They will often take a range of grades.

The major crush facilities in Western Canada are:
—ADM, Lloydminster, Alta.
—Bunge, Altona, Man.
—Bunge, Fort Saskatchewan, Alta.
—Bunge, Harrowby, Man.
—Bunge, Nipawin, Sask.
—Cargill, Camrose, Alta.
—Cargill, Clavet, Sask.
—LouisDreyfus, Yorkton, Sask.
—Richardson Oilseed Limited, Yorkton, Sask.
—Richardson Oilseed Limited, Lethbridge, Alta.
—Viterra, Ste. Agathe, Man.

Contact the local plants directly or click here for a link to corporate contacts for each company.

Companies that have contacted us:

—Avafina Commodities, Burnaby, B.C. W:
—C.B. Constantini Ltd with locations in Vancouver, Lethbridge, Brooks and Saskatoon. W: P: 604-669-1212
—Fame Biorefinery Corp., Calgary P: 403-260-5239 W:
—G.V. Colony Farming Company Ltd., Grande Prairie, Alta. P: James Hofer at 780-831-5928 E:
–GrainCorp, based in Calgary, Alta. with elevator locations in Alberta and Saskatchewan. P: 403-775-4620 W:
—Hi-Pro Feeds, with locations across Alberta and B.C. P: 403-995-8307 E: W:
—North East Prairie Grain, Tisdale, Sask. P: 306-873-3551 E: W:
—Rayglen Commodities, Saskatoon. P: 1-800-729-4536 W:
—R.K. Heggie Grain Ltd., Raymond, Alta. P: Gary Snedden, grain marketing manager, at 1-800-265-9886 or cell 403-308-3417
—Shafer Commodities in Morden, Man. Contact trader Heather Halstead P: 204-822-6275 E:
—Swanson Ranch Ltd., Provost, Alta. Will take badly heated (50%+) for rations. P: Wyett Swanson at 780-209-0287 or 780-753-6490
—Westcan Feed & Grain, Grande Prairie, Alta. Buys green or heated canola from anywhere in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Offers on-farm pickup. P: 1-877-250-5252.
—Wright Ag Renewables Ltd., Lacombe, Alta. P: 403 340 6846 or 403 782 5703 E:

Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture lists these companies:

—Oleet Processing in Regina W:
—Westcan Feed & Grain in Grande Prairie, Alta. E:
—JGL Livestock Ltd. in Saskatoon P: 306-374-1517
—J.H. Commodities P: 306-230-8421
—MAI Global Trading Inc. Buys green and up to 50% heated. P: Ian Walker at 604-392-1000
—Western Commodities in Tisdale, Sask. P: 1-877-695-6461 E: rob.wct@sasktelnet
—Wilbur-Ellis (feed division) with locations in Saskatoon, Regina, Lloydminster, Lethbridge, Vancouver and Minnedosa. W:

Also check classified ads in local papers and farm papers for other buyers.

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