BUYER INFORMATION

Corn Check-off for Manitoba Corn

As of August 12, 1998, the Manitoba Corn Growers Association, Inc., has been designated under The Agricultural Producers’ Organization Funding Act as the representative organization for all producers of corn in Manitoba. Therefore, as required by the Act, as of October 1, 1998, all purchasers of corn must deduct from all corn purchases ½ of 1% of sales and remit this to the Association. For a copy of the regulations click here.

All buyers of Manitoba corn should register with our Association. In order that we have the right contact information for your company please fill out a Buyer Registration Form and fax (204-745-6122) or email (pam@manitobacorn.ca) it to our office.

These deductions should be remitted to this office according to the following schedule:

By January 31
By April 30
By July 31
By October 31

for the period
for the period
for the period
for the period

October 1 – Dec 31
January 1 – March 31
April 1 – June 30
July 1 – September 30

Along with the quarterly remittance, buyers must include the following information:

Name & Address of the Producers from which deductions were made
Amount Deducted
Quantity & Price of corn purchased from each producer

You may use the forms attached here, or if you have the above information in a computer program or spreadsheet feel free to send a copy of that along with your remittance.