Statistics Canada: Saskatchewan non-board wheat prices up 4.9% month-over-month in August to C$192.91/tonne; Quebec hogs up 10.6% to C$93.24/hundredweight

OTTAWA, Ontario , October 6, 2011 (press release) – Prices received by farmers in August for grains, oilseeds, specialty crops, potatoes, cattle, hogs, poultry, eggs and dairy products are now available.

The August Saskatchewan non-board wheat price was $192.91 per tonne, down 4.9% from July but up 35.4% from August 2010 when the price was $142.50.

The Quebec hogs price in August was $93.24 per hundredweight, up 10.6% from July and 19.3% higher than August 2010 when it stood at $78.17.

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