Archives For storage & handling

An article from The West Australian on September 16, 2009, entitled Farmers urged to bypass CBH after revamp of fees.

“By withdrawing its time-based storage fee, which was calculated as tonnes in storage at the beginning of each month, CBH has now introduced an upfront $10 receival and storage fee coupled with a $17.10 port terminal charge, regardless of when the wheat is exported.”

View a clipping of the full West Australian article here.

This Farm Weekly article from September 17, 2009, details plans by Elders Toepfer Grain to develop a national on-farm storage accreditation system in Australia.

“The accreditation system will set common processes and standards for the storage of grain on-farm, which in turn will stimulate confidence and credibility among supply chain participants.”

Read the full Farm Weekly article here.