Farmers are getting a break on cash advance loans available through the Canadian Canola Growers Association.
Agriculture, innovation and job growth are all tied into Canada’s ‘Innovation Superclusters’.
The Canola Council of Canada says action is needed as the anniversary of the China canola trade dispute approaches.
Beef cattle, hog and sheep inventories were all lower on January 1st, according to Statistics Canada.
The president and C-E-O of the Canadian Canola Growers Association believes it will take months to clear the grain export backlog, following recent protests that have affected Canada’s railways.
Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau stressed predictable rules and science-based trade during meetings with U-S, Mexican and Argentinean counterparts in Washington D-C last week.
Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland is agreeing to N-D-P proposals to get support for ratifying the new continental trade agreement among Canada, the United States and Mexico.
One of Canada’s largest beef producers says it has achieved a milestone in its commitment to sustainable food production.
A Conservative M-P from Ontario has tabled a private member’s bill to amend the federal carbon tax to exempt qualifying farmers from paying the tax on gasoline, diesel fuel, propane and natural gas.
The president of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture says backed-up rail lines are hampering producers’ ability to export commodities, warning of “huge financial consequences” as farmers do not get paid until products get to market.