Farm Management

Decisive Farming Wins 1st Place at Manitoba Ag Days Inventors Showcase

Inventors Showcase is held every year at Manitoba Ag Days to encourage individuals and companies to develop products that will assist farmers in achieving greater efficiency in their […]

By |January 23rd, 2012|Blog, Crop Marketing, Farm Management|0 Comments

Russia’s Grain Crop for 2012 May Be at Least 90 Million Tons

From Bloomberg:

Russia’s grain crop will be “at least” 90 million metric tons this year, the Agriculture Ministry said.

The figure may be reached “on condition of favorable weather and […]

By |January 18th, 2012|Blog, Farm Management|0 Comments

Know-Risk Agriculture Markets Update

CANOLA HEDGE THOUGHTS
Prices have been rallying on South American dryness lately.  As we have been continuing to stress, if you haven’t already, we highly recommend you start hedging […]

By |January 9th, 2012|Blog, Crop Marketing, Farm Management|0 Comments

Phosphate producers cutting production

With a recent decline in world phosphate prices manufacturers in the US and Russia have announced that they will be cutting production.  Manufacturers feel that the recent decline […]

By |January 3rd, 2012|Blog, Farm Management, Fertilizer Prices|0 Comments

Mapping New Strategies for Successful Farm Management

On November 8, growers from across Alberta and Saskatchewan gathered in Red Deer for the first annual conference on Decisive Farming. By all accounts, the event was a […]

By |December 23rd, 2011|Blog, Farm Management|0 Comments

Decisive Farming Wins Ag-Innovations Award at Agri-Trade 2011, Red Deer AB.

Agri-Trade 2011 is Alberta’s largest agriculture show and an important part of its programming includes recognizing and awarding industry-leading innovations in agriculture.  The show took place last weekend […]

By |November 23rd, 2011|Blog, Farm Management, Know-Risk Updates|0 Comments

Ma-aden phosphate plant production delayed

The 3 million tpa phosphate plant in Saudi Arabia has been delayed to the end of March 2012.  With regards to impact for Western Canada, it is […]

By |October 5th, 2011|Blog, Farm Management, Fertilizer Prices|0 Comments

Know-Risk Agriculture Markets Update

CANOLA HEDGE THOUGHTS

Now that we have a better idea of potential yields for Canola, the market is focusing more on the demand side. As is normal during harvest, […]

By |September 26th, 2011|Blog, Crop Marketing, Farm Management|0 Comments

First Cargo of Ma’adan Phosphate Ships

It has been a long anticipated event and this past weekend the Ma’adan plant in Saudi Arabia loaded its first 25,000st phosphate cargo destined for India.  With production […]

By |August 22nd, 2011|Blog, Farm Management, Fertilizer Prices|0 Comments

Know-Risk Agriculture Markets Update

CANOLA HEDGE THOUGHTS

· The market knows that excessive rain has slightly reduced the acreage devoted to Canola, and weather concerns continue to evolve. However, the […]

By |July 8th, 2011|Blog, Crop Marketing, Farm Management|0 Comments