Do economic trends support fall fertilizer purchase?
Leigh Anderson presents the fertilizer outlook based upon the FCC Ag Economics fertilizer model.Sep 14, 2015
2017 Eastern Canada cropping projections
Leigh Anderson examines farm inputs and crop budgets for planting decisions in Eastern Canada.Feb 7, 2017
Fertilizer Prices to Drop Along with Crop Prices Apr 2, 2014
One Thing Every Canadian Producer Should Know About the Dollar Feb 3, 2014
2017 Western Canada cropping projections
Leigh Anderson examines farm inputs and crop budgets for planting decisions in Western Canada.Feb 14, 2017
Most significant risk for the agriculture sector in 2015? Demand!
Many agricultural economic drivers are currently quite favourable. Oil prices continue to head lower. The Canadian dollar is at the lowest level of the last five years and interest rates have been low for an extended period of time.Dec 19, 2014
Will oil prices continue to fall?
Our most recent FCC economic update focuses on the connections between oil and Canadian agriculture. We argued that a decline in oil prices will generally benefit agricultural producers. A related question is whether oil prices are likely to fall some more.Nov 7, 2014
Producers set to benefit from global pulses celebration
As Canada is becoming more ethnically diverse, the demand for bringing ethnocultural foods to local markets is expanding. For Canadian producers to tap into a market they must identify what to grow, how to grow it and what offers the best earning potential.Jan 29, 2016
3 ways a low loonie impacts Canadian agriculture
Leigh Anderson, provides an update of the impact of the Canadian dollar on agriculture commodities and farm input prices.Feb 2, 2016
Now may be the time to purchase fertilizer
Fertilizer prices are at the lowest they've been in a year or more. It could be a good time to buy for spring 2017 needs.Nov 10, 2016