Wednesday’s show includes discussion about the USDA’s May crop report, highlights from the newly-released 2016 Census of Ag results, planting progress, CBC’s story on a University of Saskatchewan professor, and some U.S. politics.
Guests include John Phipps of the U.S. Farm Report (above), Ontario crop economist Matthew Pot and Jim Wood of Rocky Mountain Equipment.
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Canada is losing farmland each day. It's not technically disappearing, mind you, it's being bought up, levelled, and paved over for new suburbs and shopping malls. It's also being speculated on, sometimes by surprising buyers — maybe it's local farmers, but more likely by an investment fund looking to cash in on the seemingly endless…Read more »