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Storage project Viterra hosts grand opening of Sainte-Agathe grain terminal Canada’s grain industry leader, Viterra hosted the official grand opening of the company’s new high throughput grain terminal at Ste. Agathe, Manitoba on October 20, 2016 with customers, employees and local government officials present. Viterra’s President and CEO, Kyle Jeworski, says “Viterra has been working side by side with Manitoba farmers for over 100 years, connecting them to markets around the world.” Headquartered in Regina, Saskatchewan Viterra provides operational excellence throughout North America which allows it to efficiently handle, process, distribute and transport grains and oilseeds. Jeworski continues, “While we’re very proud of our history, we’re also firmly focused on the future. Our significant investment in this new grain terminal demonstrates our confidence that southern Manitoba will continue to play an important role in Canadian and global agriculture for many more years to come.” The new facility has 30,000 tonnes of grain storage and a 134 railcar loading capacity, including a loop track with access to CN and BNSF rail lines. “We’re very pleased with this highly efficient facility and what it will mean to farmers, suppliers and other stakeholders in this province and in this community,” Jeworski added. “We also recognize that any success we have as a company is directly attributed to our customers, who choose to trust us, to support us, and to provide us with the quality products we need to meet our end users’ expectations worldwide.” Viterra offer further value to partners through a wide variety of contracting and risk management tools to help them realize the full potential of their crops.

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NOV 2016 - Milling and Grain magazine  
NOV 2016 - Milling and Grain magazine