By John DePutter & Dave Milne – December 5, 2018
“According to a revised Statistics Canada farm income report on Nov. 27, Canadian realized net farm income was down 3.6% to $7 billion last year.”
– Syngenta website article, Nov. 27, 2018
By Dave Milne – December 5, 2017
“If we don’t value dirt, we’re going to lose it to steel. If we don’t expose the next generation to agriculture, we risk falling even further behind.”
– Financial Post, Dec. 4. 2017
By John DePutter & Dave Milne – October 24, 2017
US land prices fall as weak crop prices sap farm incomes: A farmland price index compiled by Creighton University indicates an unbroken run of price declines stretching back to December 2013.
– Agrimoney, Oct. 23, 2017.
By John DePutter & Dave Milne – August 1, 2017
“July is on the verge of setting a new record for dryness – and it’s showing on farmers’ fields. The Agricultural Producers of Saskatchewan (APAS) said many crops are suffering due to hot weather and a lack of moisture.”
– 980 CJME, July 28, 2017
By John DePutter & Dave Mine – July 17, 2017
“The farmland between Chatham and Dresden is some of the most fertile land in all of Ontario, but despite this, hordes of new farmers aren’t descending onto us.”
– Chatham Daily News. July 12, 2017