Press Release

FarmLead Partners with Family Farms Group Canada

Partnership Aims to Support More Profitable Family Farm Operations Across Canada

Regina, SK, June 19, 2018 – FarmLead, North America’s largest and fastest growing online grain marketplace, today announced its partnership with Family Farms Group Canada. Farm operations that are a part of Family Farms Group Canada will now enjoy full access to the benefits of the FarmLead Grain Marketplace, GrainCents grain markets commentary, and additional value-added services in the FarmLead product suite.

“Family Farms Group Canada is honored to enter into this partnership with FarmLead. We strive to provide our member operators the best in grain marketing tools; FarmLead is reinventing how grain is marketed and sold,” said Shari Rogge-Fidler, CEO of Family Farms LLC. “For Family Farms Group Canada, this partnership gives us an incomparable grain marketing competitive advantage.”

Family Farms Group Canada provides a wealth of business, agronomic and risk management expertise, enabling their membership to better manage their operations, and drive growth and prosperity for future generations. Family Farms Group Canada provides members a host of business resources with a singular goal of “keeping families on the farm.”

Today’s family farms face more challenges in the grain markets than ever before. Between constantly evolving trade issues and growing speculation by non-agricultural market participants, finding the best possible price has never been more difficult for farmers. Furthermore, grain prices are now at multi-year lows and understanding how to stay competitive is tough for any farmer.

“The ability to find better grain deals and understand significant market movements continues to be a challenge for all farmers, but with FarmLead, producers are understanding how to navigate these murky waters,” said Brennan Turner, President, and CEO of FarmLead. “For farmers who are a part of Family Farms Group Canada, this partnership gives them a huge advantage in helping them sell their grain.”  

From market analysis, grain testing and pricing recommendations, to accessing more qualified buyers and ensuring the best possible price for grain, FarmLead aims to provide end-to-end value throughout the grain marketing life cycle. It is the industry leader for online grain sales, with volumes traded through its award-winning marketplace growing at 700 percent year-over-year.

For more information about Family Farms Group, please visit https://FamilyFarmsGroup.com/.
For more information about FarmLead, please visit https://farmlead.com/.


About Family Farms LLC

Family Farms Group Canada is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Family Farms LLC, which delivers business solutions for agricultural producers that help them thrive and preserve their legacy for future generations. Established in 2006 and headquartered near St. Louis, MO, Family Farms LLC is owned by its members and provides services to farmers who work more than 1.7 million acres of row crop production throughout the United States and Canada. Its vision is to compete through collective access to enough acres, capital, global markets, and innovation to “keep families on the farm.”

About FarmLead

Built by farmers for farmers, FarmLead is reinventing how grain is marketed and sold through the world’s fastest-growing grain marketplace. Available online and as a mobile app, FarmLead also provides farmers access to exclusive market research, grain testing, price visibility and reduced brokerage fees and risks. The FarmLead Marketplace facilitates greater equality, efficiency, and transparency for the grain industry. Farmers find more verified buyers and identify the best possible deal, while grain buyers easily access and identify the grain for sale in their desired location.

 

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Media Contacts:

Carole Hutchinson
Connexa Communications for FarmLead
carole@connexacommunications.com

James Raftis
Senior Vice President, Family Farms Group
jraftis@familyfarmsgroup.com