Farm prices continue climbing

by 5m Editor
5 June 2007, at 6:47am

OTTAWA – Prices farmers received for their commodities rose 9.4 per cent in March from the same month a year earlier, as most crop, livestock and animal product prices increased.

Crop prices were 17.9 per cent higher in March than they were a year earlier, according to the Farm Product Price Index.

The livestock and animal product index rose 4.1 per cent in March, as gains were made in all commodities except eggs.


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