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Big Canadian Wheat Crop Seen

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
Statistics Canada this morning surprised the oilseed trade with a lower-than-expected canola production projection of 17 MMT, down 1.2% from 2015 and down from 18.1 MMT expected by the trade. A reduction in seeded acreag

Canadian and U.S. hog population up 2%

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
USDA today says the total of all hogs and pigs on hand June1 in both the U.S. and Canada was 81.8 million head, up 2% from a year earlier and up 10% from 2014. The breeding herd is up 1% from a year ago and up 2% from 20