HRS closed 14 3/4 to 17 1/4 cents higher, corn ended 4 1/2 to 7 1/4 cents higher, canola finished $1.40 to $2.30/mt higher while soybeans closed 9 1/2 to 26 1/2 cents higher.
In mid-day trade, the TSX is 129 higher at 14,361. Russia has signed a treaty to annex Crimea, while the western world has responded with sanctions. Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz hinted that the Canadian economy may fail to meet growth expectations early in 2014, based on slower-than-normal growth seen globally and the impact on Canadian exports. The Canadian dollar sold ...