Canada’s dairy farms decline even with strict quota system

Canada’s dairy farms decline even with strict quota system

Canada’s dairy farms decline even with strict quota system
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CANADA, June 7, 2017 – Even with its strict production quotas and guaranteed high milk prices, dairy farms in Canada are disappearing at a rate not far below what is happening in the United States. The country’s latest agricultural census shows a 14 percent decline in the number of Canadian dairy farms from 2011 to 2016. By comparison, U.S. dairy farms shrunk by 18.5 percent in the same five years…….

 

Source: Canada’s dairy farms decline even with strict quota system | 2017-06-06 | Agri-Pulse

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