Historic Sites of Manitoba: United Grain Growers Grain Elevator (First Avenue, Minnedosa)
A 45,000-bushel elevator at Minnedosa, on the CPR Minnedosa Subdivision, opened for business by United Grain Growers in March 1966. In late 1967, a large crib annex was built beside it, increasing its capacity to 169,000 bushels. Closed in August 1999, it was demolished in 2000.
Agents / Buyers
Photos & Coordinates
“UGG officially closed as of August 31st,” Russell Banner, 7 September 1999, page 1.
United Grain Growers Fonds, University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections.
We thank Shelagh Poolie (Viterra Inc.) and George Penner for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 28 May 2022