Chart of the Week

February 9, 2017

In late 2016, linseed prices in western Europe jumped due to restricted Russian imports. That prompted an increase in Canadian

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Chart of the Week

February 2, 2017

Earlier this month, the USDA issued its estimate of the 2016 US flax crop at 220,000 tonnes, down 14% from

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Chart of the Week

January 10, 2017

The latest StatsCan export data for November showed 35,400 tonnes of flax had been exported, well below last year and

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Chart of the Week

January 8, 2017

For most of 2016/17, farm deliveries of flax have been well below average levels. Exports have been able to keep

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Chart of the Week

December 14, 2016

StatsCan’s final estimate of the 2016 flax crop at 579,000 tonnes was very close to its initial estimate in August.

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Chart of the Week

December 6, 2016

Flax bids across western Canada rose sharply last week, gaining $0.50-1.50 per bushel after a long period of relatively little

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Chart of the Week

December 1, 2016

The latest Sask Ag crop report showed the flax harvest advanced to 92% complete as of Nov 21. In addition,

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Chart of the Week

November 22, 2016

Commercial inventories of flax started off 2016/17 far above normal levels but have since dropped off as farmer deliveries have

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