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July 23, 2021

Put politics aside and move forward with drought support, urge Canada’s grain growers

July 23, 2021 (Ottawa, Ontario) In light of the devastating drought and its impact on grain farmers across the country, the Grain Growers of Canada (GGC) would like to thank Minister Bibeau for invoking the late participation provision for AgriStability. The announcement was made yesterday during the Minister’s tour of hard-hit ...

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July 7, 2021

GGC launches campaign to delve deeper into grain shipping in Canada

July 7, 2021 (Ottawa, ON) – With harvest just around the corner, many members of the Canadian agriculture industry are wondering how we are going to deliver our products to international buyers. Many farmers also have outstanding questions/concerns/comments about Canada’s grain shipping and handling system. Now, we want to hear ...

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Blog Posts

May 6, 2021

Greenhouse Gas Offset Credit System Regulations – GGC Submission

May 5, 2021

Jackie Mercer Manager, Offsets and Emissions Trading Section Carbon Markets Bureau Environment and Climate Change Canada 351, boulevard Saint-Joseph, Gatineau (Québec) K1A 0H3 Via email: Canada Gazette, Part I, Volume 155, Number 10: Greenhouse Gas Offset Credit System RegulationsDear Ms. Mercer,On behalf of grain, ...

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April 29, 2021

GGC CGA Review Submission (April 29, 2021)

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
1341 Baseline Road
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C5

Submitted via:

April 29, 2021

Re: Canada Grain Act Review

To whom it may concern,

The Grain Growers of Canada (GGC) is pleased to
provide input into the consultation that was launched in January of this ...

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Farmer Feature

“As a farmer, I have been fortunate to take part in international trade missions, promoting Canadian grain and seeing firsthand just how in demand our products are. Canada is a trade-dependent country and our farmers can sustainably produce enough grain for export. As such, we need governments to ensure that we have strong free trade agreements (like CETA) that reduce barriers to key markets and keep Canadian grain moving.”

–Gary Stanford, grain farmer, Magrath, AB