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October 22, 2019

Grain Growers of Canada congratulates elected Liberal minority government

GGC looks forward to working with the Liberal government to fulfill their commitments to Canadian agriculture.

(OTTAWA — October 22, 2019) Grain Growers of Canada (GGC), on behalf of its 65,000 grain farmer members across Canada, would like to congratulate Justin Trudeau and the elected Liberal minority government. GGC looks forward to working together to ensure federal decisions are made with Canadian farmers and their families in mind.

“Grain farmers appreciate Mr. Trudeau and his government’s recognition that the Canadian economy, as a ...

October 9, 2019

Innovation imperative for grain farmers to produce high-quality product for market

Canada lags behind its competitors when it comes to government support for innovative crop protection methods and plant biotechnologies.

(OTTAWA — October 9, 2019) The federal election is just over two weeks away and the Grain Growers of Canada (GCC) are speaking up to remind Canadian politicians that investment in innovative plant science is essential to the country’s agricultural outputs as well as to its overall economic strength.

Technology and innovation are critical to the work Canadian grain farmers do each day ...

September 25, 2019

Canadian grain farmers lead the way on climate change

Canada’s political leaders should recognize the important role of grain farmers as stewards of the land.

OTTAWA (September 25, 2019) – With the federal election cycle in full swing, the Grain Growers of Canada (GGC) are urging our national parties and their leaders to recognize the important contributions that our members make to reducing their impact on the environment.

“Agriculture is part of the climate change solution,” said GGC Chair Jeff Nielsen from his farm in Olds, AB. “The land is our ...

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