Tagged: yields

The News & What it Means – Expected Drop in Soybean Acres Was Always Going to Happen

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – February 19, 2019
The news:

“After becoming the hot new crop in parts of Canada’s prairies, soybeans are starting to lose their appeal as Donald Trump’s trade war with China drives down prices.”

– Bloomberg, Feb. 16, 2019

The News & What it Means – Farmers are Good at What They Do; the Government Needs to Let Them Do It

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – January 30, 2019


The news:

“Red tape is burdening Canadian farmers to the point that more than two-thirds are questioning whether their children should follow in their footsteps at all, according to the results of a new survey.”

– Syngenta website article, Jan. 25, 2019