How shifting demographics and health considerations are broadening our palate for proteins and higher quality and why it matters for Canadian agriculture.
FCC Ag Economics has created a quarterly demand index to measure Canadian consumption patterns and preferences for beef, pork and chicken.
While fear of a U.S. China currency war adds economic uncertainty, farmers should look at global demand for Canadian ag commodities and food.
Canadian cranberry, blueberry and maple syrup production will benefit from favourable growing conditions and sustained demand for the rest of 2019.
Despite all the uncertainty in crop markets across North America and beyond, Canadian grains, oilseeds and pulse producers may still see positive profits in 2019.
A drop in 2018 farm revenues dampened inputs and equipment purchases in 2019. But possible Chinese demand and better mid-year growing conditions could brighten the year for agribusiness.
FCC Ag Economics July 2019 Outlook series shows that geopolitical and weather uncertainty cloud Canada’s food processing sector outlook.
FCC Ag Economics mid-year 2019 Outlook series shows a likely slowdown in the profits of the Canadian red meat sector throughout the year – but growing global demand could surprise.
Global trade uncertainty prompts Bank of Canada to hold rates steady.
A mid-year economic check-in on the 2019 Canadian chicken sector. Canada’s broiler producers will maintain positive profit margins throughout 2019.