On December 9, 2013 Bill C-18: The Agricultural Growth Act was introduced into Parliament. The Act proposes to change several pieces of legislation under the responsibility of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Read a full summary of the proposed changes here.
FCC interviews Rick White, General Manager of CCGA, about the farmgate impact of rising demand for canola, how leaders can manage through change, and the future of Canada's grains and oilseed sector.
Growing with Canola: In this episode of Growing with Canola, Rick White explains CCGA's role in national policy development and advocacy, including changes to the Canada Grain Commission and improvements in rail service.