Messi wins World Cup, Argentina beats France on penalties

Dec 18, 2022 | 12:05pm

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — Lionel Messi’s once-in-a-generation career is complete. The Argentina superstar is finally a World Cup champion. Messi scored two goals and then another in a shootout as Argentina beat France 4-2 on penalties Sunday to claim a third World Cup title despite Kylian Mbappé scoring the first hat trick in a final in 56 […]

SaskWheat outlook says new gmo wheat from Argentina could disrupt markets

Oct 8, 2021 | 6:16am

The latest SaskWheat outlook warns of a possible market disruption from a new genetically modified wheat in Argentina. The outlook, prepared by Marlene Boersch of Mercantile Consulting, says controversy may be brewing around a new genetically modified wheat developed in Argentina to be drought-tolerant. Boersch says Brazil buys six to seven million tons of wheat […]

Analyst says large world grain supplies, politics are weighing on wheat and canola prices

Aug 5, 2019 | 2:30pm

A grain market analyst sees limited upward movement for new crop wheat and canola this fall. Neil Townsend with FarmLink Marketing Solutions said wheat is expected to be around $6.50 to $6.75 a bushel, depending on quality. As for canola, he suggested a range from $9.50 to $9.75 a bushel. “There’s two barriers for sustained […]