It’s a topic that fires up debate, almost as hotly contested as issues around pesticides or antibiotics. Should farmland ownership be restricted to prevent foreign ownership or open to all investors? ...Read More »
Do you know how many of your canola seeds turned into viable plants? Frost damage, weeds and insect ...
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Canadian beef industry leaders have established an endowment fund to support “the sustainable ...
It’s been a big week for the beef industry, with news that the World Trade Organization has ru...
|Last||Open||High||Low||Net Change||% Change|
|Wheat Jul '15||528.0000||521.5000||529.0000||521.2500||+6.0000||+1.1500|
|Canola Jul '15||463.0000||461.7000||463.0000||461.5000||+0.4000||+0.0900|
|Corn Jul '15||367.0000||364.0000||367.7500||363.7500||+2.0000||+0.5500|
|Soybeans Jul '15||939.0000||938.0000||939.5000||934.5000||+0.5000||+0.0500|
|Live Cattle Jun '15||152.3750||152.4500||153.0000||151.8500||+1.0250||+0.6800|
|Lean Hogs Jun '15||83.7750||82.2500||84.3000||81.7000||+1.2250||+1.4800|
|Crude Oil WTI Jun '15||57.2600||59.5400||59.6300||57.0900||-2.1700||-3.6500|
|Canadian Dollar Jun '15||0.8185||0.8192||0.8211||0.8182||-0.0005||-0.0600|
When Canada’s agriculture and trade ministers — as everybody expected following the World Trade Organization’s latest ruling against U.S. country of origin labeling — promised to retaliate unless the labeling rules are ...Read More »
On behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, Members of Parliament Michael Chong and Harold Albrecht today announced an investment of $183, 929 to help ensure the safe transportation of livestock ...Read More »
Update on May 20th: The U.S. House Agriculture Committee, as expected, approved Chair Michael Conoway’s bill to repeal COOL on Wednesday morning by a vote of 38-6. It’s expected the ...Read More »
John Deere’s new R4023 is set to hit the stage, replacing the 4630 in the 4 Series lineup. The machine weighs in at a little over 18, 000 lbs, with ...Read More »
The World Health Organization (WHO) is asking for consideration from individuals and groups who might be involved in naming human infectious diseases in the future, a change no doubt warmly welcomed ...Read More »
The Western Livestock Price Insurance Program’s (WLPIP) calf coverage deadline is May 28, 2015. WLPIP is a risk management program, allowing producers to pay a premium for forward price coverage. ...Read More »