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Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Dec 18, 2013 04:29 PM CST

December's Statistics Canada production crop production data revealed the wheat production by class for the 2013/14 crop year. While total Canadian wheat production increased 38% from 2012 to 37.530 million metric tonnes, production increases seen in the major classes ranged from a 1.4% increase in winter wheat production to a 131% increase seen in the production of soft white spring wheat.

The smallest year-over-year change was seen in the winter wheat class, with a mere 1.4% change over 2012 production levels, with total production reported at 3.786 mmt. The province of Ontario produced 2.278 mmt of winter wheat, largely SRW, ...

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