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Higher production and market demands

THE ONTARIO CORN ECONOMY

CORN IS AN incredibly important crop to the Ontario economy. From Windsor in the southwest to the Qu├ębec border and north to Earlton, cornfields are a predominant default of the rural landscape. Whether it is [Read more]

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Ontario corn into 2017

FOR ONTARIO CORN producers, the marketing challenge ahead is great. The story in the grains sector is one of great surpluses. In 2016, American farmers produced the biggest corn crop on record. With benign weather [Read more]

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The corn challenge

2014’S PRICE DECLINE FOR ONTARIO CORN farmers, 2014 was a real challenge. The price of corn declined from a futures level of $4.95 on May 13 to $3.18 on October 1. This price decline, along [Read more]

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Currencies and commodities

UNDERSTANDING THE INTERACTION BETWEEN GRAIN PRICES AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE everyday in currency markets around the world traders measure the value of different currencies against each other. The action is heated as different economic factors come [Read more]