‘Turing Winter Woes into the Winter Wows’ when it comes to grain movement will explore the challenges that he sees annually as well as the opportunities that are not necessarily top of mind.
In this 2018 recap, Alberta Ag Minister Oneil Carlier talks about the rough harvest, the new USMCA deal, CN and CP’s ability to get grain to market and whether the province buying new rail cars to transport oil will interfere with that. He also talks about the results of his trade mission to India and the local food councils.
Grain elevators used to cover the prairies from B-C to Manitoba, now their numbers are dwindling. Jim Pearson has dedicated his life to profiling these magnificent structures.