Since 2012, the Prairie Organic Grain Initiative has collected organic grain prices and made the charts below to show price trends that have occurred over the years. To see the organic price histories of the commodities listed, click on the images below.
By Jade Markus OrganicBiz staff Feed grains are dominating the organic market this month, as oversupply drives those values down. New crop speculation and weather talk has also emerged on the horizon. “Especially on the feed side, there’s just a lot of spring-thrashed grain out there that guys are just trying to move,” said Tristan […]
By Karen Briere OrganicBiz staff Regina – Organic farmers who are looking for the biggest nitrogen gain from adding a pulse to their rotation might want to consider fababeans. Saskatchewan provincial special crops specialist Dale Risula told a recent workshop for organic producers that while all pulses fix nitrogen, fababeans are at the top of […]
By Jade Markus OrganicBiz staff Winnipeg, March 31 (CNS Canada) – New crop organic bids have started to emerge in Western Canada, setting the market up for growing pulse production, while stockpiles of grain put a damper on values. Read more: Organic Price Quotes: Late March Pulses still strong The 2016 International Year of Pulses is […]
Organic prices are updated on a monthly basis. Read more: Organic grains under pressure heading into spring
By Phil Franz-Warkentin OrganicBiz staff Winnipeg, Feb. 24 – Organic feed grain bids continue to hold a sizeable premium to the conventional sector, but the looming ‘second-harvest’ in Western Canada is keeping values under pressure as Mother Nature showed no favourites this past fall. Top end organic feed wheat, barley, and pea bids have lost […]