sourcing grains

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sourcing grains

Postby firefighterwhiskey » Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:44 pm

Good afternoon all!
Can anyone from the Canadian prairies (particularly Manitoba) give me a hand finding sources for grains other than the companies in Brandon and Winnipeg?
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Re: sourcing grains

Postby StillerBoy » Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:05 pm

Google "malted grains in Winnipeg" or some things smiler and you should get some locations..

I have bought from Brewers Direct before.. and was pleased with their product and service.. ... er/grains/

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Re: sourcing grains

Postby greggn » Mon Jan 16, 2017 9:01 am

It's probably too late now but next season keep an eye on Craigslist ... farmers in my area regularly post in the "farm+garden" section. I'm in a corn-producing region and farmers typically sell shelled corn for $6 per 40 pound bag. If you're willing to drive to them you can cut out the middleman and get fresh grain for cheap.

I drank fifty pounds of feed-store corn
'till my clothes were ratty and torn
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