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May 5, 2020  

Feds to unveil emergency aid for agri-food sector hit hard by COVID-19

Farmers are making decisions about whether to plant crops, culling livestock because of reduced meat processing capacity.

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December 2, 2019  

Ontario introduces bill to protect farmers from animal rights activists

Livestock producers called for action to prosecute those who trespass on their properties and demonstrate at processing plants.

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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.

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September 12, 2018  

Couillard will go to court if NAFTA deal is unsatisfactory to Quebec farmers

Won’t accept an agreement that doesn’t meet the approval of dairy producers.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 25, 2018  

Trump accuses China of using ‘vicious’ trade tactics

Says US farmers are being targeted because they know he loves and respects them.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
January 26, 2017  

Saskatchewan businesses, farmers criticize carbon tax in letter to Trudeau

Letter’s signatories say the federal government hasn’t properly examined how the levy will affect various industries.

News Manufacturing General
October 6, 2016  

Farmers concerned carbon pricing could raise input and output costs

10% of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions are from crop and livestock production.