Top economic trends of 2019: Changing face of trade partnerships
Current trade pacts, global tensions and developing alliances will do more to shape the Canadian agri-food system in 2019. That’s why we chose it as our number one trend to watch this year.
Jan 02, 2019
Keep an eye on U.S.-China trade war
Expect another year of tight margins in the Canadian crop sector for 2019, Farm Credit Canada predicts in its Ag Economics outlook.
Jan 09, 2019
Top economic trends of 2019: How global supply and demand may shift
As food demand continues to grow globally in 2019, ongoing trade tensions may shift levels of carryover stocks in new patterns. It’s the number two economic trend to watch this year.
Jan 08, 2019
Mixed red meat outlook for 2019
Canadian beef and hog producers benefited from a robust demand for red meats in 2018 in terms of trade, yet prices were quite variable as result of growing supply and trade tensions.
Jan 09, 2019
Top economic trends of 2019: Why production matters so much to Canadian ag
Production growth will strengthen Canadian ag revenues in 2019. Here are the crops with recent histories of strong production growth and strong demand outlooks.
Jan 15, 2019
Top economic trends of 2019: Protein to profit from growing demand
Protein shows exciting potential to grow consumption in 2019, domestically and globally.
Jan 22, 2019
Top economic trends of 2019: Plateauing net farm income
Net income in 2019 is expected to plateau, as the cost of farm inputs rises somewhat from 2018 and revenues flatten.
Jan 29, 2019