"Thanks to all of you who responded to our newsletter introduction last week on government action related to the pork industry crisis.
Producers on both sides of the border feel bail-outs are not the answer - they only prolong the inevitable. In…"
Last Saturday, the Canadian government announced a comprehensive restructuring plan for pork producers, which includes key marketing initiatives, government-backed credit to help viable operations, and a “Hog Farm Transition Program.” The latter will allow producers to tender bids for the amount of funding they need to transition out of the hog industry and cease hog production.The U.S. pork industry is struggling as well. On Monday, the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) asked for help…See More
With the federal government’s announcement of proposed taxation changes, farmers may want to visit their local MPs to express how agricultural operations could be affected before the October 2 deadline.
Ceres Global Ag Corp. (TSX: CRP) (“Ceres” or the “Corporation”) provided an update today on the status of the pending action commenced by The Scoular Company (“Scoular”) in the United States District Court of the District of Minnesota in 2014.
Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced today the appointment of Geneviève Parent as a part-time member of the Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal. The appointment is for a three-year term.
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