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The importance of wheat in our financial structure. The marketing of grain. Details of the current Canadian crop of wheat, with figures. Difficulties encountered in selling Canadian wheat to the world. The status of Canada's wheat markets. Consequences of the aftermath of war in Europe, especially with regard to trade and finances. The Winnipeg Grain Exchange and the international nature of the organization. Problems of competition. Suggestions for controlling supply and problems with those suggestions. What actually happens with the supply and demand for wheat. Problems with international pools, and national pools as in the United States. Changes in our industrial and commercial structure. Remaining optimism in Western Canada for prosperity.