Basis Values Flex Like a Rubber Band

Over the last year or so there’s been a lot of talk about the inflationary forces which were unleashed around the world partly caused by huge infusions of capital from different governments. It cannot be denied the prices did rise substantially and of course the hype narrative regarding increased prices continues to live on today. …

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The Road Ahead to 2060

It is certainly being an eventful year and once again I find myself in late November celebrating the anniversary of writing this column.  This fall represents the 37th year that I’ve written “Under the Agridome” and if you do the math, you can figure out there’s quite a bit of water under the bridge. Oh,…

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Casting Sunshine on Where We Are Now

It’s another week and of course, I’m still looking for some sunshine.  Thankfully, we got a little bit of sunshine on the labour front last week as we got a resolution to the labour stoppage in the Saint Lawrence seaway. There certainly was a collective sigh of relief in eastern Canada as a big harvest…

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