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Grower Services


Grower Services

At SunOpta we hold strong ties to the grower market. We understand the importance of agriculture in the economy. With more than 60 years of combined experience between our companies we have built long-standing relationships with growers. Through our partnerships and direct work with growers, SunOpta is now a leading producer, supplier and ingredient developer for the industry. Through OptaVantage™, SunOpta is helping farmers increase their acreage, drive sustainability and create healthier products for the food industry.

We know the value of quality relationships with growers. That's why our Grower Services are a key component of our business. Our agronomists work directly with growers to develop customized programs. We provide assistance every step of the way.

Our crop specialties include soybeans, corn, sunflowers, organic small grains and organic feed inputs. We have a variety of grower programs including Certified Organic, Identity Preserved, non-GMO, Conventional and Food Grade.

Our Grower Services include:

  • Contracts - forward or spot purchases
  • Contracting to help manage risk
  • Custom field applications
  • Grain processing
  • Grower meetings and education
  • Seed supply and other agronomy services
  • Premium payment contracts
  • Acreage or bushel contracts
  • Licensed grain dealer and warehouse
  • Year-round delivery and pricing options

At SunOpta we continue to expand our online services. We provide password protected, grower specific account information and local cash bid access. In addition, we also utilize a site through AgVantage.

CBOT grower site

AgVantage grower site

Contacts for Procurement of Soy, Corn and Sunflower

Hope, Minnesota: 507-451-4724

Moorhead, Minnesota: 218-287-5510

Breckenridge, Minnesota: 218-924-2900

Crookston, Minnesota: 218-281-2985

Grace City, North Dakota: 701-674-3179

Download the OptaVantage Fact Sheet