CWB buys Great Sandhills Terminal
By Top Crop Manager
June 23, 2-14 - The Canadian Wheat Board (CWB) has purchased the Great Sandhills Terminal Ltd. (GST), a farmer-owned 20,000-tonne grain handling facility in Leader, Saskatchewan, for $17.4 million.
GST is a Saskatchewan based, rural agri-business operating an independent inland grain terminal located on Highway 32, east of Leader, Sask.
The deal is expected to close by Sept. 1. It also includes a majority stake in a short-line railway in Saskatchewan.