It’s hard to believe it’s October already, but here we are. Another week of harvest 2014 is in the books.
As part of our weekly ag news recap, we cover what happened in the markets, the possibility of millions of acres of land being opened up for cattle in Ontario, and the discovery of a new case of GM wheat in Montana.
If you’re looking to get caught up on farm news, here’s “This Week on Real Ag” for October 2nd. (Can’t see the audio above? Click here.)
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 »