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Milling: Marketing
United States
  Commonly Used Grain Contracts
Part of a series to help farmers improve their risk management & to more effectively use available marketing tools & market information. Explains risk-management features of various grain contracts & business practices needed for successful contracting.
 
  GIPSA: USDA Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration
Facilitates the marketing of cereals, oilseeds, livestock, poultry, meat, and related agricultural products; promotes fair and competitive trading practices for the overall benefit of consumers and American agriculture.
 
  New Grain Quality Marketing Tool for U.S. Hard Winter Wheat
This publication describes a new program to not only maintain existing markets but to develop new marketing opportunities for U.S. hard winter wheat. The program will collect samples of hard winter wheat from grain storage facilities, analyze them and the results will be made available through an interactive Web site. The program is a joint effort between Plains Grains, Inc.; K-State researchers in the Department of Grain Science and Industry and in the International Grains Program; USDA-ARS Grain Marketing and Production Research Center and K-State's Geographic Information System Spatial Analysis Laboratory.
 
International
  Canadian Wheat Board
A farmer-controlled organization, based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, that markets wheat and barley grown by western Canadian producers; the largest single seller of wheat and barley in the world, holding more than 20 per cent of the international market.
 
  GIPSA: USDA Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration
Facilitates the marketing of cereals, oilseeds, livestock, poultry, meat, and related agricultural products; promotes fair and competitive trading practices for the overall benefit of consumers and American agriculture.
 
Other National
  Canadian Wheat Board
A farmer-controlled organization, based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, that markets wheat and barley grown by western Canadian producers; the largest single seller of wheat and barley in the world, holding more than 20 per cent of the international market.
 
   
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