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CNS Canada --
Canadian farmers likely seeded more canola and pulse acres than originally thought this spring, but less wheat, according to average trade estimates ahead of Statistics Canada's next official survey results due out June 29.
Poor returns per acre and frustrations over grading issues had some farmers backing away on wheat, said Jerry Klassen, manager of the Canadian office of Swiss-based GAP SA Grains and Products in Winnipeg. Meanwhile, better prospects for canola and…[Read more]