According to La Coop fédérée, the Canadian supply management system should not be used as a bargaining chip for the eventual renewal of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
The Canadian Agri-Food Trade Alliance (CAFTA) is warning the federal government that failure to sign the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) would put billions of dollars in agri-food exports at risk, limit opportunity for growth and affect the livelihoods of nearly a million Canadians.
Most farmers can’t afford to limit electricity use and are paying high hydro bills as a result, according to Curtis VanQuaethem
University of Saskatchewan poultry researcher Henry Classen is among the 2018 inductees
Following years of working together with the province on crop insurance rates and policies that better represent and support farmers, the Manitoba Corn Growers Association (MCGA) and Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers (MPSG) are pleased to share with their growers the news of a reformed AgriInsurance program heading into the 2018 growing season.