Market Prospects on CTV

What is Market Prospects?

Market Prospects is a television series, sponsored in part by Sask Wheat and developed by the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Agriculture and Bioresources, which aims to provide producers with timely, expert information on commodity markets, production conditions, and other related agricultural issues. Episodes appear on the CTV network’s Farmgate, and run each year prior to spring planting season.

June 10, 2017 – Impact of Transportation Act Amendments on Prairie Grain Farmers with Glenn Tait

April 15, 2017 – Rotations with Dr. Randy Kutcher

March 4, 2017 – Wheat Situation and Outlook with Ward Weisensel

December 10, 2016 – Western Canadian Grain Export Capacity with Dr. Mohammad Torshizi

June 11, 2016 – Price Information and Market Transparency with Marlene Boersch, Partner, Mercantile Consulting Venture Inc., Winnipeg MB

April 2, 2016 – Current Issues in Prairie Grain Transportation with Dr. Richard Gray, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK

 

April 25, 2015 – Sask Wheat: Farmers’ Investment – Bill Gehl, Chair

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