The Beef Farmers of Ontario, formerly the Ontario Cattlemen’s Association, has launched its new name, look and website, a change decided on this past February at the annual general meeting.
“Given the changing dynamics and expectations of our industry, we see the change in name as an opportunity to not only build on, but to also enhance our visibility and strength with our valued stakeholders,” BFO Executive Director, Dave Stewart says in a press release. “The change in name will also align our organizational name with our fellow commodity organizations in the province.”
This week, winter wheat prices touched a three-year high, but it didn’t last. Chicago SRW wheat prices for September 2018 gained 5 per cent or about 26 cents US/bushel to close at $5.56. While the December 2018 contract was up 5.4 percent — or nearly 30 cents — to finish a tad under $5.80. In…Read more »