CWB rejects bid by Saskatchewan group for assets

Investment banker says FNA wasn’t given fair shot AN offer led by a Saskatchewan group called Farmers of North America to create a farmer-owned entity to acquire the CWB (formerly the Canadian Wheat Board) has been rejected by the CWB. Although the CWB is not disclosing any information about the process, it is understood it is well along the way toward a privatization transaction, something it was mandated to do by 2017. Some of the leaders behind the effort by FNA, part of Genesis Grain and Fertilizer Ltd., a grain-handling, marketing and input-distribution business, are angry at the heavy-handed dismissal … Continue reading CWB rejects bid by Saskatchewan group for assets