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Tue Jan 29, 2013 03:00 PM CST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (DTN) -- Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada expects farmers in Canada to increase the area seeded to all wheat and barley in the spring of 2013 while seeded area to canola and most of the remaining crops is likely to post a small decline, according to the agency's first look at planting decisions for the upcoming 2013/14 (August/July) crop year.

The market analysis branch of Agriculture Canada cautioned, however, that the actual area seeded will be influenced by expected net returns, current prices, expected delivery opportunities, weather, crop-rotation requirements, on farm stocks and world events.

The area seeded to ...

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