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  • How U.S./China trade tensions can impact Canadian agriculture

    Apr 06/18

    Trade tensions between China and the United States have swiftly escalated this week. U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium...

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  • Canadian barley exports expected to shatter 2017 highs

    Apr 06/18

    China is likely to break last year’s record barley imports from Canada, but while most of that demand is for malt...

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  • Train backlog leaves $500M in Canadian grain waiting at farms

    Apr 06/18

    At the moment, Curtis McRae has $120,000 of grain sitting in a massive metal container on his farm. But, thanks to a service...

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  • Canadian farmers planting more quinoa, kale, hemp and hops as health trends trickle down to farms

    Apr 05/18

    The healthy lifestyle trend is trickling down to Canadian farms, which have a adjusted their operations in the last five...

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  • Opposition sounds alarm on Nova Scotia's only land link to Canada

    Apr 05/18

    One of Nova Scotia’s opposition parties is calling for steps to be taken to maintain the land link between Nova Scotia...

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  • Be patient in current pulse market

    Apr 05/18

    Canadian pea and lentil area will decline for 2018, a trend strengthened last week in the United States Department of...

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  • What's at stake in the China-U.S. trade dispute

    Apr 04/18

    Beijing has announced a US$50 billion list of U.S. goods for possible tariff hikes in a spiraling technology dispute with...

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  • B.C. blueberry farmers could lose millions due to bee shortage

    Apr 04/18

    There are concerns that some B.C. blueberry farmers could face financial losses, all for the lack of pollination. Jill...

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  • Lessons in financial resilience from the U.S. downturn

    Apr 04/18

    The slowdown in commodity prices since 2013 has hit the U.S. agriculture sector hard. Not surprisingly, their net cash...

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  • Can cannabis byproducts be reused? A Senate committee wants to find out

    Apr 03/18

    A group of senators led by P.E.I.'s Diane Griffin is studying what can be done with cannabis byproducts. Griffin, who's...

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