Marlene Boersch of Mercantile Consulting provides an overview of the global wheat market and what forces Canadian wheat producers can expect to impact them in 2018. Recorded at the Think Wheat extension meeting in Weyburn, Saskatchewan on March 13, 2018.
For an up-to-date look at current and historic prices for grain and specialty crops, visit Saskatchewan Agriculture’s Market Trends website.
Market Prospects on CTV
What is Market Prospects? Market Prospects is a television series, sponsored in part by Sask Wheat and developed by the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Agriculture and Bioresources, which aims to provide producers with timely, expert information on commodity markets, production conditions, and other related agricultural issues. Episodes appear on the CTV network’s Farmgate, and run each year prior to spring planting season.
June 10, 2017 – Impact of Transportation Act Amendments on Prairie Grain Farmers with Glenn Tait
April 15, 2017 – Rotations with Dr. Randy Kutcher
March 4, 2017 – Wheat Situation and Outlook with Ward Weisensel
December 10, 2016 – Western Canadian Grain Export Capacity with Dr. Mohammad Torshizi
June 11, 2016 – Price Information and Market Transparency with Marlene Boersch, Partner, Mercantile Consulting Venture Inc., Winnipeg MB
April 2, 2016 – Current Issues in Prairie Grain Transportation with Dr. Richard Gray, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK
April 25, 2015 – Sask Wheat: Farmers’ Investment – Bill Gehl, Chair