Video: Weekly Canadian agricultural news & markets update – Feb. 8, 2014

The weekly agricultural news and markets cast from The Western Producer brings the week’s top stories and latest markets headlines to life. Western Producer  markets editor D’Arce McMillan and Managing Editor Mike Raine deliver a look behind the headlines in this weekly video segment.

In this week’s news and markets cast they, along with WP reporters Sean Pratt, Robert Arnason and Ed White, look at transportation issues for the Canadian grain system, commodity markets news, weed resistance management technologies and the PED outbreak in Canada’s pork industry. They close with a 100 year old farmer who is still at the wheel of his combine.

For more on these and many other exclusive Canadian agriculture stories visit or the pages of your Western Producer.



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Robin Booker — Robin Booker is a reporter and editor at Western Producer, specializing in social media, video and production issues. You can find him on twitter here: @CdnAg

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