Eat Your Wheaties

Published: Wednesday, 03/01/2006 12:00 am EST

500,000 tons of Canadian wheat will be feeding hungry Iraqis from March through May, annoying American wheat traders whose $200 per ton pricetag couldn't beat the Canadian offer of $190. The Iraqi Grain Board had favoured buying U.S. wheat, but was wooed by Canada's better price. The Canadian Wheat Board has not commented on the deal.

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