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Farm income in Canada expected to drop

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Farm income in Canada expected to drop
Reports from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada are projecting a drop in average farm income for 2011, mostly due to wet fields in Western Canada, rising interest rates and reduced program payments.


March 2, 2011
By Winnipeg Free Press/Canadian Press

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Mar. 2, 2011 – Reports from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada are
projecting a drop in average farm income for 2011, mostly due to wet
fields in Western Canada, rising interest rates and reduced program
payments. Yet due to record income in 2010, even the drop forecast for
this year will still leave levels above the average. |  READ MORE