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Infographic: Did You Know?

- Wheat is Canada’s largest crop and the single biggest export earner of all agricultural products.

 

- There are enough apples in Canada for every Canadian to consume 10 kg per year.

 

- Canada produces approximately 4.5M tonnes of potatoes every year (1 tonne = more than 2,000 pounds).

 

- Canada is home to more than 959,000 dairy cows.

 

- Canada is the world’s largest exporter of oats and canola oil.

 

- Canada produces about 80% of the world’s maple syrup.

 

- Thanks to greenhouse technologies, farmers can grow fresh vegetables in Canada all year long.

 

Celebrating 150 years of agriculture

 

Celebrate with us and visit www.agr.gc.ca/agriculture150

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Uploaded on May 2, 2017