November 5, 2015 - Canola Farmers Ready to Work with New Cabinet on Priority Issues
Canada’s canola farmers welcome Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Cabinet to Ottawa following the swearing in ceremonies yesterday. “As the national association representing Canada’s canola farmers, we look forward to working with the new government on priority issues that are significant to our farms,” says Brett Halstead, President of CCGA; “this includes trade, transportation and science-based policy making.”
October 5, 2015 - TPP Agreement a Win for Canadian Canola Farmers
Today’s conclusion of negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a big achievement for canola farmers in Canada. The agreement announced today by the 12 member countries means Canadian canola will compete on equal footing with other oilseed-producing countries in the TPP.
September 30, 2015 - Farmers harvest canola as the future of their exports await a TPP conclusion
As canola farmers across Canada hustle to wrap up their harvest, they are closely following the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations in Atlanta this week. The outcome will have crucial implications on the crop they harvest in the coming years.
June 26, 2015 - TPP A Critical Trade Agreement for Canola Farmers
For Canadian canola farmers, Canada's involvement in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is serious business. A TPP agreement that includes Canadian canola is a step forward; without, a dangerous slide in the opposite direction.
June 25, 2015 - Catherine Scovil Joins CCGA as Director of Government Relations
The Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA) is pleased to welcome Catherine Scovil as the new Director of Government Relations, effective July 6, 2015.