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Understanding the basics of soybean closing prices

January 5, 2022
After rain comes sun, and after the harvest comes the time to sell your soybeans. As a soybean grower, you probably know everything there is to know about your seeds and which techniques yield the best crops. But do you know how your soybean crop’s cash price is established? Keep reading to learn more about […]

Employee profile: Noémi Fontaine - Sales and Marketing Coordinator

December 21, 2021
Wondering who’s working behind the scenes at Prograin? In this article, we’ll introduce you to Noémi Fontaine, one of our valued employees.  Hi Noémi. What do you do at Prograin and how long have you been working here?  I have worked for Prograin for 7 years. I was a Seed Sales Assistant for 6 years and have […]

Employee profile: Haleigh Houston Export documentation agent

November 17, 2021
Get to know Haleigh Houston, Export documentation agent at Prograin.

Employee profile: Isabelle Groulx Quality Assurance and Control Coordinator at Prograin

November 8, 2021
Wondering who are the people working behind the scenes at Prograin? In this article, we’ll introduce you to Isabelle Groulx, one of our valued employees.  Hi Isabelle. What do you do at Prograin and how long have you been working here?  I’ve been the Quality Control and Assurance Coordinator at Prograin for four years now.  […]

Employee profile: Catherine Tétrault Research technician at Prograin

October 27, 2021
Wondering who are the people working behind the scenes at Prograin? In this article, we’ll introduce you to Catherine Tétrault, one of our valued employees. Hi Catherine. What do you do at Prograin and how long have you been working here? I’m a research technician, and I’ve been working here for a little over two […]

FIXX: the tool of choice for soybean growers

October 6, 2021
At Prograin, we know your time is valuable. That's why we've developed a digital solution to make your life easier and maximize your profits: the FIXX price closing platform, which allows you to stay connected on the market in real-time and keep an eye on your profitability. FIXX launched last year, and when it went […]

Phomopsis in soybeans

October 6, 2021
Phomopsis is a fungus that can cause yield loss and significantly reduce seed quality. In this article, we tell you how to detect Phomopsis and give you some tips to manage it. Detecting Phomopsis in soybeans Phomopsis is a fungus that belongs to the genus Diaporthe. It normally occurs in soybeans when (1) susceptible varieties […]

A look back at 2020–2021

September 23, 2021
At the time of writing, we’re already in mid-September. Yep, already. But a lot has happened in the last few months. Let’s take a closer look at what’s been going on. A record period As you know, we’re dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re currently right in the middle of the fourth wave. And while […]

Prograin, soybeans and exports in the year 2020 - Story of a year like no other

August 26, 2021
To say that 2020 was an unusual year is a bit of an understatement. It was true for us, soybean growers, and for the entire population who was hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Today, we want to take the time to recount what happened on the export front at Prograin, which is the part […]

Accelerated aging: which disease are we dealing with?

August 2, 2021
It’s not always easy to identify the primary cause of early crop maturity in soybeans, as it can be simultaneously induced by a range of environmental factors, including common diseases. However, a close examination of the plants can reveal the presence of rot around the roots and stems, which could indicate something unusual. To help […]

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