No 3 Laird Lentil Grower Price Review in Canada

VANCOUVER - Aug 1/16 - STAT -- Canadian No 3 Laird Lentil markets finished the 2015-16 marketing year with prices offered to growers rocketing 62% above the recent three year average annual price offered to growers in that country.

The average price paid for No 3 Laird Lentil was CDN$42.75 per 100 pounds (cwt), compared to an average annual bid of $26.42 during the latest three year period for farmers dressed merchandise delivered processing plants.

Analysis of the monthly bid pattern reveals growers the highest monthly average bid was $52.00 per cwt in May, while the lowest monthly average bid level was $28.60 per cwt in August.