In post 4, we illustrate how much influence COVID had – and didn’t have – at the farm of a barley producer with close ties to an Alberta maltster.
In Post 3 of our craft beer series, we explore the role of the maltster as the indispensable conduit between craft brewer and barley producer.
Alberta’s craft brewers and retailers could withstand the damage that COVID wrought on most small businesses. Here’s how they did it. Post 2 of 4 in our series on the economics of the craft beer supply chain in Canada’s prairies.
With the market shift to craft beer, consumers now drive trends. Part 1 of 4 in our series providing a glimpse into the economics of Alberta’s craft beer supply chain.
How farmers can prepare for a potential interest rate increase.
Our 2021 farm cash receipts forecasts outline a positive outlook for Canadian agriculture revenues but with sector-specific downside risks.
A look at the relationship between land values across Canada and farmland rental rates in 2020.
A review of the last six months of 2020 and the impact of COVID-19 on Canadian ag, food and agribusiness sectors. Part 2 of a two-part series.
A review of the first six months of 2020 and the impact of COVID-19 on Canadian ag, food and agribusiness sectors. Part 1 of a two-part series.
With supplies remaining tight, prices higher than expected dominate the May outlook for Canada’s grain, oilseed and pulse sectors in 2021.