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September 21, 2021

Grain Growers of Canada congratulate PM Justin Trudeau, urge a renewed focus on farmers’ priorities

September 21, 2021 (Ottawa, ON) – The Grain Growers of Canada would like to congratulate Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada on their results in yesterday’s federal election. On behalf of Canada’s grain farmers, GGC looks forward to working with our legislators and policy makers in government ...

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September 2, 2021

As a poor harvest looms, farmers ask for compassion – not further hardship – from industry partners

Sept. 2, 2021 (Ottawa, ON) – Amid historic drought conditions, Canada’s grain growers are calling on grain companies to consider the impact that farmers face and work collaboratively on solutions to mitigate further harm. “As farmers, we recognize the importance of upholding our commitments and honouring our contracts,” explained Grain Growers of ...

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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