WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Chicago corn and wheat futures prices rose for a second straight session on Friday with short-covering ahead of the U.S.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Canadian fertilizer companies Agrium Inc <AGU.TO> and Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc <POT.TO> said on Tuesday they are in talks to merge, in what would be a tie-up of the world's biggest crop nutrient company by capacity and North America's largest farm retailer. Agrium and Potash Corp said in separate statements that the talks were at a "preliminary" stage regarding a possible merger of equals, adding that no agreement has been reached.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Canadian canola exporters are making small sales of the oilseed to China under Beijing's stricter terms, an industry group and three sources said, despite warnings that a tougher shipping standard would cripple C$2 billion ($1.55 billion) in trade. The dispute over the new stand
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Chicago soybean futures slid for a third consecutive session on Thursday, diving 2 percent to their lowest since mid-August, as a widely watched crop tour reported bumper prospects across the U.S.
WINNIPEG - U.S. soybeans dipped on Wednesday for a second session, while wheat was mixed, as both crops were weighed down by abundant harvest prospects in key countries. Mixed findings from a widely watched U.S. crop tour helped corn eke out modest gains.
Investor backing for agriculture technology startups cooled in the first half of 2016 after record global investment last year, according to industry data released on Monday. Funding from venture capitalists and others totaled $1.8 billion through the first six months of the year, down 20 percent from a year earlier,
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - North American farmers are turning back to a neglected crop, sowing fields with the largest rye crop in years partly as consumers satisfy a growing thirst for whiskey.
An oil leak from a Husky Energy Inc pipeline into a major Canadian river has forced a second city in the province of Saskatchewan to stop drawing drinking water, officials said on Monday, widening the impact and cost of the spill.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Tornadoes, hail and heavy rain battered Canada's crops in the Western provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan on Wednesday, as recurring storms curb the upside of expected bumper crops.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Saudi Arabia's agriculture company has taken control of the majority investor in grain handler G3 Canada Limited, according to a filing, reducing Bunge Ltd's stake and strengthening the kingdom's efforts to