March 2, 1944 (19th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Mr. MacKINNON (Edmonton West): (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. 1942-93,134,762 bushels; 1943-108,448,431' bushels.
2. No information.
3. Per bushel amount by months:
Crop year 1942-43 Spring wheat Durum wheat
Cents per bu. Cents per bu.
August
HI IlfSeptember ...
12* 14*October
12| 178November ...
13* 18|December
134 13fJanuary
134 188February
134 264March
194 374April
21| 314May
218 328June
244 328July
314 36|
Questions

Crop year 1943-44 Spring wheat Durum wheat Cents per bu. Cents per bu.
August
33| 41iSeptember
388 468October
468 52iNovember
478 528December
478 52|January
478 52|
The above per bushel amounts are based upon the excess of the monthly average prices of No. 1 northern and No. 1 C. W. durum wheat in store Fort William-Port Arthur over the domestic ceiling price of 77| cents per bushel. Payments have been made on 35,559,570 bushels of spring wheat and on 1,064,489 bushels of durum wheat in the 1942-43 crop year, and on 25,752,384 bushels of spring wheat and on 510,956 bushels of durum wheat to date in the 1943-44 crop year, with the January, 1944, payments still incomplete.
4. For spring wheat-478 cents per bushel. For durum wheat-528 cents per bushel.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WHEAT USED BY MILLERS
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