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ICE Futures Canada prices mostly lower

WINNIPEG – ICE Futures Canada closing prices:Canola: July ’16 $0.60 lower $526.30; Nov. ’16 $0.90 higher $530.00; Jan. ’17 $0.60 higher $534.40; March ’17 $0.10 higher $535.80; May ’17 $0.30 lower $537.00; July ’17 $0.40 lower $538.50; Nov. ’17 $2.60 lower $512.80; Jan. ’18 $2.60…

Alberta government sacks Crown board

EDMONTON – The Alberta government has sacked the board of a Crown corporation following a report that said there were procurement violations and lavish spending by executives that included golf trips, limo rides, and luxury seats to the Edmonton Oilers.”I’ve lost the confidence in that…

ICE Futures Canada prices higher

WINNIPEG – ICE Futures Canada closing prices:Canola: July ’16 $3.40 higher $526.90; Nov. ’16 $3.60 higher $529.10; Jan. ’17 $3.80 higher $533.80; March ’17 $3.80 higher $535.70; May ’17 $3.60 higher $537.30; July ’17 $3.60 higher $538.90; Nov. ’17 $0.10 higher $515.40; Jan. ’18 $0.10…

ICE Futures Canada prices mostly lower

WINNIPEG – ICE Futures Canada closing prices:Canola: July ’16 $1.00 higher $523.50; Nov. ’16 $0.60 lower $525.50; Jan. ’17 $0.10 lower $530.00; March ’17 $0.20 lower $531.90; May ’17 unchanged $533.70; July ’17 unchanged $535.30; Nov. ’17 $2.10 lower $515.30; Jan. ’18 $2.10 lower $515.30;…

Cannabis producer starts shipping to Croatia

TORONTO – Canadian cannabis producer Tilray is placing its bets on budding demand from markets overseas as it begins shipping medical marijuana products to Croatia.The company will be exporting two varieties of liquid capsules that contain the active medicinal ingredients of marijuana to patients in…