July 2018 Peas Prices Recap

In July, thanks to India’s continuing pulse tariffs and seasonal price pressures, peas prices slipped lower.

In the month of July, yellow peas prices fell 7.9% to $6.38 CAD per bushel.

Yellow Peas Prices Performance

Green peas prices fared slightly than yellow, dropping by 2% to $8.18 CAD per bushel.

Green Peas Prices Performance

For our GrainCents readers, we’re watching a variety of factors that might affect peas prices: 4 are bearish, 2 are bullish, and 2 are noise.

(If you’re not familiar with what “noise” is, then we recommend you check out our GrainCents risk management process towards peas prices.)

This month, GrainCents investigated topics such as:

 

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Sarah Bader

Sarah Bader is a science communicator, dedicated to cutting through jargon and getting to the heart of the matter. A lifelong nerd, communications allows Sarah to share her love of science and tech with a wider audience. Sarah has a BA in Communications and Sociology from the University of Ottawa.

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