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StatsCan Small Grains Summary
Wed Aug 21, 2013 10:05 AM CDT

Winnipeg (Dow Jones) -- Western Canada 2013/14 (Aug/Jly) grain/oilseed production estimates as of July 2013. Source: Statistics Canada. Production in thousand metric tons, yield in kg/hectare, area harvested in thousand hectares.

Production
Harvested indic
MANITOBA area yield 2013/14 2012/13 2011/12
barley 178.1 3,700 653.2 618.3 261.3
white beans n/a n/a n/a 47.6 14.3
coloured beans n/a n/a n/a 64.2 27
canola 1,250.50 1,900 2,324.70 2,100.10 1,746.30
corn 137.6 6,700 919.5 815.4 414

SASKATCHEWAN

barley 977.3 3,100 2,991.50 2,351.40 2,438.50
canary seed 83.8 1,360 114.3 124.9 128.6
canola 4,087.30 1,800 7,157.70 6,137.10 7,348.20
chickpeas 78.9 1,740 137 141.3 75.2
flaxseed 339.9 ...
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