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Fred's Farm Supplies joins BroadGrain family

<p class="text-heading">July 13, 2011</p><p>Toronto, Ontario (July 13, 2011) &ndash; BroadGrain Commodities Inc. and Fred&rsquo;s Farm Supplies are pleased to announce that Fred&rsquo;s Farm Supplies is joining the BroadGrain family.&nbsp; Effective July 13th, 2011, all existing operations will be transferred to BroadGrain who will continue to operate the Brinston facility and looks forward to working closely with local producers.</p> <p>&ldquo;This agreement presents an exciting opportunity to add complementary elevator services in Eastern Ontario and expands BroadGrain&rsquo;s grain marketing presence province wide. The addition of steam flaked corn and roasted soybean will further diversify our feed commodity availability to our customers&rdquo; said Brian Hazzard, V.P. Domestic Operations.</p> <p>BroadGrain is a family-owned company that transports, trades, and markets grains, cereals, oilseeds, soybeans, soybean meal, corn, and by-products both locally and internationally.&nbsp; BroadGrain has annual revenues of CAD $500 million and ships over 1.5 million tonnes of grain to international and domestic customers.&nbsp; Using modern equipment, market-savvy, and a team with decades of agribusiness experience and success, BroadGrain is dedicated to helping customers move their agricultural products - physically and commercially.</p> <p>For further information please contact: Broadgrain Commodities Inc. Brian Hazzard V.P. Domestic Operations <a href="tel:5193450500">(519) 345-0500</a> ext. 205</p> <p>Fred Zandbergen Owner, Fred&rsquo;s Farm Supplies&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="tel:6136522069">(613) 652-2069</a></p>