Quebec hog prices up 7.6% year-over-year to C$79.19/cwt. in February; Alberta canola price up 3.7% to C$523.99/tonne: Statistics Canada
April 5, 2012
– Prices received by farmers in February for grains, oilseeds, specialty crops, potatoes, cattle, hogs, poultry, eggs and dairy products are now available.
The February Quebec hog price was $79.19 per hundredweight, up 1.9% from January and up 7.6% from February 2011 when the price was $73.58.
The Alberta canola price in February was $523.99 per tonne, up 1.5% from January and up 3.7% from February 2011 when the price was $505.40.