Member /Partner Categories

 

The CSCA offers a range of services in relation to market access, transportation  and market development for the entire value chain, from production through processing. Canada is the world’s largest producer and exporter of peas, lentils, mustard and canary seed. It is also a major producer and exporter of beans, chickpeas, sunflower and buckwheat. 

 

 

1. Members (Voting Category)

 

Voting members of the CSCA are Canadian individuals, partnerships, corporations or other legal entities engaged in the growing, export, merchandising or brokerage of whole, split, flours and fractions of pulses and special crops.

 

This category includes two subcategories:

 

1) Gold Members

Gold Members contribute a minimum of $5,000/year, which includes the CSCA Membership fee of $1,500/year. Gold members are featured prominently on the CSCA website, have voting privileges, and receive customized reports on results.

 

2) Regular Members

Regular Member fees are $1,500/year. All members are encouraged to make additional targeted contributions to project areas of interest. Members are featured on the CSCA website, and have voting privileges.

 

*New applicants are required to provide two (2) references from CSCA Member companies as part of their application.

 

2. Partners (Non-Voting Category)

 

CSCA Partners are individuals, partnerships, and corporations, including international companies, with an interest in the CSCA, and interested in connecting with other CSCA members and partners. The CSCA is accountable to partners for providing value and delivering results but partners are not voting members of the association.

 

This category includes two subcategories:

 

1) Regular Partners

CSCA Partners pay a partnership fee of $1,500/year. All partners are encouraged to make additional targeted contributions to project areas of interest. Partners are listed on the CSCA website.

 

3. Affiliations for Other Associations

 

Other associations, and ‘not for profit’ organizations, may become a CSCA Partner Organization for an annual fee of $200/year. Non Profit Partners are listed on the CSCA website.

 

All memberships are subject to GST/HST as applicable.