CROPS NEWS
Fri Mar 21, 2014 09:48 AM CDT

WINNIPEG (Dow Jones) -- Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Market Analysis Division released updated supply and demand estimates Thursday, estimating that 2014-15 Canadian lentil production would be larger than first anticipated.

AgCanada pegged 2014-15 Canadian lentil production at 1.735 million tonnes, up from their February estimate of 1.580 million due to an expected increase in acres. But production remains below the 1.881 million ton grown in 2013-14, as yields are expected to be smaller.

Exports, domestic usage and carryout stocks of lentils for 2014-15 were also adjusted slightly higher. Most other specialty crops saw either no change, or small adjustments compared ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
Sustainable Partners
Survive and Thrive
New Standards Target Poultry Pathogens
Ag and Environment Outlook
Crop Tech Corner
Production Blog
Digging Into SDS
Informa Sees Record US Corn, Soy Crops
December Conditions
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy