RRC Ag Days
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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.
Alberta Beef Producers Executive Director Rich Smith discusses the issues in 2017 including the struggle against the weather, how they are keeping a sharp eye on trade deals, the size of the provincial herd and a few other topics. All in this discussion with Rural Roots Canada.
The country’s chief negotiator during the formation of the North American Free Trade Agreement has been paying close attention to the Trans Pacific Partnership talks and believes there are some parallels drawn to that of the talks leading up to a deal on NAFTA.
The CEO of Global Agri-Trends says it is a good time to be in food production, particularly beef production.
After building strong roots in its first year and a half in existence, the Barley Council of Canada is looking forward to pushing on to bigger things in 2015.