No 2 Eston Lentil Grower Price Review in Canada

VANCOUVER - Aug 1/16 - STAT -- Canadian No 2 Eston Lentil markets finished the 2015-16 marketing year with prices offered to growers rocketing 58% above the recent three year average annual price offered to growers in that country.

The average price paid for No 2 Eston Lentil was CDN$49.74 per 100 pounds (cwt), compared to an average annual bid of $31.52 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 $62.38 per cwt in April, while the lowest monthly average bid level was $32.20 per cwt in August.