​Farm income grew last year

​Farm income grew last year

​Farm income grew last year New data from StatsCan reveals that the realized net income of agricultural producers rose 1.1 per cent in 2013 to $6.4 billion, marking a fourth consecutive annual increase. Realized net income is the difference between a farmer's cash receipts and operating expenses, minus depreciation, plus income in kind. The figures increased in every province except Quebec, Alberta and British Columbia. It more than tripled in Manitoba.