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Net farm income dips for 2016-17: reportOTTAWA - Net cash income for farmers is forecast to dip slightly for both 2016 and 2017 as livestock producers take a hit from swelling herds of both cattle and hogs in Canada and the U.S.Overall net cash income in 2016 is estimated to slip by two per cent to $14.8 billion, with another seven per cent decline in 2017 to $13.8 billionAgriculture and Agri-Foods Canada's 2017 outlook, released Friday, predicts that grain farmers will see rising incomes for both years as ...