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Points of Difference

  • Flexibility of commitment - members have option to retain 25% of their committed wheat to sell when they wish.
  • Premium produce, for example milling wheat and malting barley, can be dealt with through Humber Grain as a direct sale.
  • Pools pay out as sales are made.
  • Pool system is uncomplicated with options for early, late or direct sale.
  • Grower advances for members with committed grain in the main pool.
  • Competitive haulage rates deducted at cost.
  • On-farm storage keeps costs low.
  • Access to own elevators at Grimsby for export opportunities.
  • Minimal office support and marketing fees
  • Experienced marketing agent works with farmer Board members to optimise future year’s trading as well as 'the now'.
  • Future trading is always covered by physical to prevent speculative deals.