Tagged: yields

The News & What it Means – Drought Impact in Western Canada & Farmland Available for Free…in Yukon

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – August 1, 2017

 

The news:

“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

The News & What it Means – High Protein Spring Wheat May Offer Better Returns & IGC Counting on Lower Soybean Yields to Dampen Supplies

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – May 31, 2017

 

The news:

“The earliest reports from the start of the US hard red winter wheat harvest underscored industry fears of a second straight year of low protein, a factor that shifts the market’s focus to prospects for the North American spring wheat crop, a higher-protein variety.”

Reuters, May 30, 2017