Monthly Archives: January 2019

Ontario Corn Report for 2018

Planting

The March 2018 planting intentions report by Statistics Canada estimated Ontario farmers intended to plant 2.2 million acres of grain corn, comparing to a 5-year (2013-2017) average of 2.1 million acres (OMAFRA Crop Statistics).

A cool April coupled with snow and freezing rain events through to the middle of the month limited early field work. A warm dry period during the last week of… Continue reading