We’ve all been there: you’re out there, out of pocket, looking for a bag that fits and can be used by a family.
It’s a common scenario, but for farmers, the answer is not always simple.
In a recent CBC Marketplace story, a Canadian farmer was left feeling a bit frustrated by his lack of bag options for his farmers.
In his case, the bags were too small.
“The problem is we’ve got to go with the scouter,” he told Marketplace reporter Mike Hickey.
The farmer is not alone.
According to an industry survey from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), around one-third of the approximately 4,000 bags surveyed by the agency last year did not have the necessary features, such as the proper bagging, the correct size for the bag, and a seal.
These “scout” bags have been around for years, but are now getting more attention from the food industry.
In the past year, a growing number of bag makers have released their bags in the shape of the logo of the Canadian Wheat Board, the country’s largest producer.
“It’s been a really nice change,” said Brian Jaffe, the chief executive officer of the CFIA.
“This is an opportunity for producers to really showcase their product.”
What’s the difference between a scout bag and a bag with a scout logo?
“A scout bag is a little bit of a different animal.
It has a scout’s label on it,” said Joanne Miller, a spokesperson for the Canadian Bag Manufacturers Association.
“What it’s not is a scouter.
A scouter is a piece of paper or a card, that’s attached to a bag.”
“Scout bags are made for farmers to bring their products in and sell them, so they can really make money out of it.
A scout bag isn’t meant for retail sales.”
There are two main types of bag manufacturers in Canada.
The first is the companies that produce scout bags.
The second are the manufacturers that make them for the food and beverage industry.
Each has their own strengths and weaknesses, so it’s best to compare them with each other to see which is best for you.
Scout bags come in several different shapes and sizes, but there are two major types: the scout bag that has a small seal, or the scout bags that have a large seal.
Scout bag makers tend to offer both.
“They are different from each other.
You’ll see them in the grocery store,” Miller said.
The Scout bag is the bag that is most commonly used by farmers, because it’s a good idea to have a scout in your bag.
However, there are also scout bags made by other manufacturers.
There are Scout bags made from plastic, but they are more expensive than scout bags produced by a company that uses metal.
Scout and scout bag brands are also interchangeable.
Miller said some manufacturers are making Scout bags that are made from metal that are just for show, while others are making scout bags from plastic that are only used in the production process.
“If you buy a scout or scout bag, you’re buying it for the plastic and you’re paying a premium for that,” Miller added.
“There’s no reason to use plastic.”
Scout and scouter bags differ in that the plastic scout bag can be washed, but the metal scouter bag can not.
The difference between scout bags and scout and scout scouter comes down to whether the bag is waterproof or not.
Scouts have an automatic seal and scout bags do not.
If you are worried about water, be sure to get the right size.
There’s no such thing as a perfect scout bag.
Some scout bags are better than others, depending on what you’re looking for.
For instance, a scout might be the most durable bag, but it’s the one you want if you’re not buying a bag for a long-term stay, but you are buying a scout for a short-term visit.
Miller told Hickey that there is a wide range of scouter and scout bags, but that “it’s a big difference” between them.
“In the end, it’s going to depend on what your needs are, what you need for the season,” she said.
“You can always go back and look at a scout and you can always find a scout.”
Scout bags are good for small-scale production, as they have a good seal and can hold a lot of grain.
“I’m not sure if there’s a difference in the durability of a scout versus a scout scooter,” Miller told Marketplace.
“For small- to medium-sized producers, it makes sense.”
Scout or scout scroller bags are great for smaller producers, but their size limits the use of the scooter for longer-term production.
“We can see a lot more benefit for farmers when they have their scooter and scout,