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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 23, 2020  

Winnipeg plant gets $100M to pull protein from peas, canola

Extracts for use in everything from protein shakes and meat-alternatives to non-dairy creamers and energy bars.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
May 15, 2019  

Bibeau presses Chinese counterpart on canola ban at G20

Follows Canada at a major WTO meeting to demand China deliver proof that Canadian canola is contaminated.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Economy General
May 8, 2019  

Canada calls out China at WTO for evidence to back canola ban

Two separate inspections by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency have turned up nothing.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
May 1, 2019  

Federal government boosts loans for canola farmers

As dispute with China continues, loan limits will be raised to $1 million, interest-free portion will be rise to $500,000.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 30, 2019  

Saskatchewan premier wants more action against China over canola

Scott Moe says farmers are ready to start putting seed in the ground and more action is needed from the federal government.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 30, 2019  

Canada looking for new canola customers, pushing China to verify claims: Carr

Feds are pushing China to allow Canadian delegation to visit China to verify complaints that Canadian canola is contaminated with pests.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 29, 2019  

Scheer demands Canada pull funds from Chinese multilateral development bank

Wants Trudeau to address the canola feud with a number measures including pulling $256 million commitment.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 18, 2019  

Canola group demands Ottawa consider all options in China seed dispute

The Canola Council of Canada wants both governments to intensify efforts to make the meeting happen.

News Food & Beverage General
April 11, 2019  

Canadian farmers demand strong response to expanding trade obstacles

Trade obstacles are faced by Canadian agricultural exporters in markets like India, Italy, Vietnam and Saudi Arabia.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 3, 2019  

Chinese complaint to third canola firm not a recent escalation: minister

Received a non-compliance notification from China over quality concerns with its product in January.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Economy General
April 3, 2019  

Third Canadian canola exporter gets quality complaint from China

Moves to choke off Canadian canola-seed imports widely viewed as pressure over arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
March 18, 2019  

Agriculture, trade ministers to testify on Chinese canola issue

Carr said China has yet to provide evidence to back up the claims.

News Food & Beverage Government General
March 14, 2019  

Chinese evidence behind canola impasse? Nothing so far: Carr

International Trade minister said Canada is pushing to solve the economically important matter.

News General
March 13, 2019  

Saskatchewan farmers want more federal action on China canola impasse

Association says China’s decision to restrict sales from Richardson International has negatively affected prices, created market uncertainty.

News Aerospace Food & Beverage General
July 9, 2018  

Bombardier and Canadian canola stand to benefit from Chinese tariffs on U.S.

As China and the U.S. sock each other with tariffs, Canadian industries can potentially cash in.