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40,000-acre farm goes organic – The Western Producer

Since he was managing freshly broken pasture land on part of the farm, Heide soon realized that the economics of organic were better than conventional, especially when crops such as organic flax are selling for $37 per bu.“In organic, our costs were far lower, and because the value was up there, it just made sense,” he said.“Conventional doesn’t make sense unless you have the best land in the area.”

Source: 40,000-acre farm goes organic – The Western Producer

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