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Ontario Farm Market Summary for Wednesday, February 24
Prepared by Farm Market News, University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus. From Ontario Pork: Quebec’s average price on Tuesday was $191.80 per ckg D.W. 100 index. The previous markets day’s CME Constructed (201) price was $78.54 U.S. per cwt. D.W. Compared to the previous day this was up $0.66 Today we expect the CME Constructed (201) price to increase $1.20 At the Chicago Board of Trade, corn futures are slightly to moderately higher: MAR21 up 5 1/2 at $5.59 1/4 DEC21 up 4 3/4 at $4.74 1/2 Soybean futures are slightly to moderately higher: MAR21 up 10 1/2 at $14.16 1/2 NOV21 up 11 1/4 at $12.33 1/4 Wheat futures are slightly to moderately higher: MAR21 up 10 1/4 at $6.76 JUL21 up 9 1/4 at $6.66 Chatham-Kent cash corn: $7.04 – $7.04/bu, $277.25 – $277.25/mt. Chatham-Kent cash soybeans: $17.50 – $17.54/bu, $642.84 – $644.31/mt. Chatham-Kent Soft Red Winter Wheat: $8.09 – $8.11/bu, $297.26 – $297.99/mt.
Middlesex awarded top prize for Culinary Guide Publication
Middlesex County Economic Development received a coveted first place at the Economic Developers Council of Ontario Conference earlier this month. The awards ceremony, which honours best practice economic development efforts from across the province, took place virtually on Thursday, February 11.