Grain sellers on high alert with fresh payment concerns

Gregor Heard
By Gregor Heard
Updated July 25 2019 - 11:45am, first published 6:45am
Farmers are being urged to closely monitor their counterparty risk.

FARMERS are being urged to be on high alert in terms of their counterparty risk when selling grain and fodder with rumours sweeping the industry another grain trader is in danger of going under.


Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.

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