Tagged: farm income

The News & What it Means – Soaring Unemployment: Canadian Farms at Risk?

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – May 12, 2020
The News:

“US farm bankruptcies are continuing to tick higher and the toll may rise even further as off-farm jobs are lost in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the American Farm Bureau (AFB).”

Syngenta website article, May 8, 2020

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