Yellow pea market trends slightly higher
Canadian pulse markets struggled this past year due to restrictive trade policies, notably from the key market India. But the edible pea market seems to be turning higher on new opportunities.
Jan 16, 2019
Flaxseed market is holding up
Cash flaxseed prices holding up consistently amid tighter Canadian inventory, but price upside may be limited.
Jan 24, 2019
The durum price grind keeps going
Solid yield levels and above average durum wheat quality created a price grind for durum wheat.
Jan 31, 2019
Barley feed grain markets stay competitively priced
Prairie feed barley pricing has found its competitive sweet spot in relation to alternative cereals in the feed ration.
Feb 07, 2019
StatsCan reports drop in field crop stock numbers for 2018
In Statistics Canada's Grain Stocks Report, total stocks for wheat, barley, soybeans, corn, lentils and dry peas were lower in 2018 compared to 2017, while stocks for canola and durum increased.
Feb 13, 2019
Wheat markets face challenges
With U.S. and global wheat supply still large, sustaining price rallies will be difficult with a new fundamental market catalyst such as 2019 crop adversity.
Feb 20, 2019
Canola market feels the winter blues
Canola prices are low right now in Canada, thanks to a plentiful supply of Canadian canola, the progression of the South American soybean harvest and a drop in world vegetable oil prices.
Feb 28, 2019
Oat markets present prime selling opportunity
While Chicago oat futures are fading lower, Prairie cash bids stubbornly hold value.
Mar 06, 2019
World durum markets show signs of softening
Canada's recent sale of durum wheat to Algeria indicates world prices may drop, probably because of the new crop expected soon.
Mar 13, 2019
Good and bad may come from African swine fever
African swine fever is an emerging threat to the agriculture sector worldwide, though quantifying the danger remains up for debate.
Mar 20, 2019