Specialization Imperative

After decades of farm-consolidation, technology-advancements, yield-improvements and export-growth, you may wonder where this urge to diversify or specialize comes from.

 The Prairie grain-economy is too captive to staple-crops and bulk-trades, revenue-yields are not commensurate with investment, thereby squeezing margins and increasing debt-levels - - producers may not realize it but their future may be in jeopardy.