Privacy Information

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyze site traffic, personalize content, and serve targeted advertisements. You can read our Privacy Policy here and update your preferences from the side menu if you change your mind.

Category: Markets

Beef Market Update: Canadian cash market sees some gains, basis levels continue to rise

By: RealAgriculture Livestock Team

May 14, 2021

When it comes to summing up this past week in the beef market, Anne Wasko of the Gateway Livestock Exchange says there are two stories to look at...Read more »

Loading ad.

Possible Line 5 disruption threatens eastern Canadian agriculture and food chain

By: Shaun Haney

May 13, 2021

The Governor of Michigan has eastern Canadians wondering how they became so dependent on a pipeline coming from the U.S., as Governor Gretchen...Read more »

RealAg LIVE! with Ted Seifried on WASDE, powerful soybeans, and tight supplies

By: RealAgriculture News Team

May 12, 2021

The latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report was released May 12 by the World Agricultural Outlook Board. Joining host...Read more »

ADM to build soybean crush plant and refinery at Spiritwood, North Dakota

By: Kelvin Heppner

May 10, 2021

ADM has announced plans to build North Dakota’s first crush plant and refinery completely dedicated to soybeans. The US$350 million facility will...Read more »

Foreign exchange losses, lender standoff on sale of assets led to receivership, according to W.A. Grain’s largest lender

By: RealAgriculture News Team

May 10, 2021

A combination of major losses on foreign exchange hedging in the initial days of the COVID-19 pandemic and an unsuccessful plan to sell assets to...Read more »

Canola stocks down 38 per cent from a year ago: StatsCan

By: Kara Oosterhuis

May 7, 2021

Statistics Canada released its March 31 stocks report on Friday, and all eyes were on canola as prices continue to rise with tight supplies. Canola...Read more »

RealAg LIVE! with Brian Perillat on the cattle markets

By: RealAgriculture Livestock Team

May 6, 2021

How about those cattle markets? Everything is on the move and demand is there, but getting the cash back to the producers at the end of the day has...Read more »

2021 double crop soybeans could be ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ opportunity

By: Bernard Tobin

May 4, 2021

With the winter wheat crop advancing quickly and soybean prices hovering around $18, there’s a lot of chatter in Ontario about double cropping...Read more »

Back-to-work bill passes, ending strike at Port of Montreal

By: RealAgriculture News Team

May 1, 2021

The strike at the Port of Montreal has ended following the passage of federal back-to-work legislation. Bill C-29 received Royal Assent after being...Read more »

Feedlots struggle as Canadian dollar and feed costs continue to climb

By: Kara Oosterhuis

May 1, 2021

If you’re a cattle feeder who’s been following the value of the Canadian dollar, you’ll know it’s not moving in the right direction for...Read more »

Beef Market Update: Strong Canadian basis a positive story in the face of rising feed costs

By: RealAgriculture Livestock Team

April 30, 2021

This cattle market is something right now, to say the least. Demand has been fantastic — exports are strong, and domestic consumption is there, and...Read more »

RealAg LIVE! with Neil Townsend on seeding acreage intentions for 2021

By: RealAgriculture Market Team

April 27, 2021

Canola, wheat, pulse crops, barley, and more acreage numbers were released in Statistics Canada’s report today. The numbers are what they are, and...Read more »

StatsCan acreage report: Barley booms, lentils linger, spring wheat slumps, and contrary canola

By: RealAgriculture News Team

April 27, 2021

It’s a big day when the Statistics Canada acreage report is released for all the major field crops in Canada. To understand if the numbers are...Read more »

Union files notice of general strike at Port of Montreal to begin Monday

By: RealAgriculture News Team

April 23, 2021

Update, April 25: Federal Labour Minister Filomena Tassi has given formal notice to Parliament that the government is prepared to...Read more »

U.S. Bill 50-14 would attempt to raise cash cattle prices with required cash trades

By: RealAgriculture Livestock Team

April 17, 2021

A bill reintroduced by two U.S. senators on March 24 would see U.S. meat processing facilities — those that slaughter over 125,000 head of cattle...Read more »