Tag: Brian Conn

Conn Elected Chair of the Canola Council of Canada

The Canola Council of Canada has new chair. Brian Conn, vice-president of oilseeds with Louis Dreyfus Commodities Canada Ltd. succeeds Nipawin, Saskatchewan farmer Terry Youzwa, who finished his two-year term as chair. “On behalf of the board, I would like to thank Terry for his service as Chairman,” said Conn in a CCC news release…. Read more »

Canola-Wheat Price Ratio Shifts in Favour of More Canola Acres

Acres that were penciled in for wheat back in December might get switched to canola in spring, depending on how much weight farmers put into the price relationship between wheat and canola, says the vice-president for oilseeds with Louis Dreyfus Commodities. Brian Conn says back in November and December, they were expecting a decline in Canadian canola acres… Read more »

Canola School: LDM Opens A New Crushing Plant in Yorkton, SK

When selling your crop more buyers bidding is always better.  Adding another high capacity crushing plant to the mix is a great step to one allow for a further expansion of acres and more competition for farmers canola crops. In this episode of the canola school, LDM Foods President, Brian Conn talks about the new… Read more »