From the Daily
Nationally, production of corn for grain is anticipated to decline 19.7% from the record high of 14.2 million tonnes in 2013 to 11.4 million tonnes this year.
In Ontario, farmers expect to harvest 1.9 million acres, a 15.8% decrease from 2013. Consequently, production is expected to decline 18.2% to 7.4 million tonnes.
Quebec farmers also expect a lower harvested area of corn for grain, down 13.8% to 873,500 acres. As a result, production is anticipated to decline 15.6% from 2013 to 3.2 million tonnes.