By John DePutter & Dave Milne – March 6, 2018
The Canadian dollar dipped below 77 cents US on Monday, its lowest level since last July as fears of a trade war cast a gloomy shadow on the Canadian economy’s prospects.
– CBC, Mar. 5, 2018
By John DePutter & Dave Milne – October 11, 2017
“The International Monetary Fund has raised its estimate for Canada’s economic growth rate for this year and 2018, putting it at or near the top of the heap among advanced economies.”
– Financial Post, Oct. 10, 2017
By John DePutter & Dave Milne – May 5, 2017
With big crops being harvested in South America and U.S. planted area set to increase dramatically, American producers have become decidedly more downbeat on soybean price prospects.
– Syngenta Farm, May 2, 2017
By John DePutter & Dave Milne – April 11, 2017
Canada’s farmland values showed an average increase of 7.9 % in 2016, compared to a 10.1% increase in 2015 and a 14.3 % increase in 2014.
– Farm Credit Canada farmland values report, April 7