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We believe co-operative grain storage can really help your business.

You can read a quick summary of the attractions below but for a more detailed study please see the literature drop down.

PRACTICAL BENEFITS:

FINANCIAL BENEFITS:
Faster, easier harvest

Cheaper than building on farm
Store a range of varieties and quantities

Management of risk in volatile markets
Ability to cope in extreme harvests

Flexible cash flow
Flexiable tonnage if output changes

Added value from quality management
Reduce farm assurance risks
Releases buildings, labour and capital

Cost Camparison:
  Farm Store

Central Store
all figs /tonne storage
min mid max
62 113 120
83 130 140
154 179 213
196 196 196
min mid max
81 84 90
95 103 110
126 126 12
108 140 155
HGCA Analysis
Proseed Consulting 2007
Grant Thornton 2006
EFFP Analysis 2007
Averages 154 113