Farmland Values Continue To Climb In Canada

Farm Credit Canada, the country’s largest agriculture and agribusiness lender, has published its semi-annual farmland values report. Canadian farmland prices continued their steady climb last year. Average value of Canadian farmland increased 5.4% in 2020, which closely duplicated the increase of 5.2 percent posted for 2019. J.P. Gervais, Chief Economist with Farm Credit Canada often […]

Canadians Eating More Meat Survey Shows

Canadian consumers have stayed close to home over the past year. They’ve stayed even closer to their refrigerators and pantries. And when they did leave home, it was to go to the grocery store, where the meat counter was a very popular spot. 

Food Prices Expect To Jump In Canada

The USDA recently announced that food prices will likely increase 1%-2% in the New Year. It looks like that trend will be felt across Canada as well. Dennis Guy reports that those north of the border are preparing for record food prices in 2021. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, […]

Large Scale Farm Technology Consolidation Moving Forward In Canada

Telus Corporation, one of Canada’s largest telecommunications companies, recently announced that it is buying up and consolidating farm technology, agribusiness data management and food supply chain management companies. And as Dennis Guy reports, all of that is being merged into a single business unit. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, […]