Canadian Canola Growers Association

Canola Farmers Seek Speedy Ratification of CPTPP

June 14, 2018CCGA Release

​​​​​Winnipeg, MB — Canada's canola farmers are extremely pleased that Bill C‑79, the implementing legislation for the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), was introduced in the House of Commons earlier today. Canola farmers now urge all Parliamentarians to support a swift ratification process.

"The CPTPP is critical to maintaining Canada's competitiveness with other oilseed exporters," says Jack Froese, President of the Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA). "The previous form of the agreement – the Trans-Pacific Partnership – has already been carefully studied, so we ask Parliamentarians to direct their attention to passing this Bill... (read more)

​​​​​Winnipeg, MB — Canada's canola farmers are extremely pleased that Bill C‑79, the implementing legislation for the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), was introduced in the House of Commons earlier today. Canola farmers now urge all Parliamentarians to support a swift ratification process.

"The CPTPP is... (read more)

Canola Farmers Pleased Bill C-49 to be Enacted for the 2018 Crop Year

May 23, 2018CCGA Release

​​​​​​Winnipeg, MB — C​anola farmers are extremely pleased that Bill C‑49, the Transportation Modernization Act, has passed its final legislative hurdle and is now ready for Royal Assent.

"Several elements contained in Bill C‑49, including reciprocal penalties and expanded data collection, will improve the balance of power between... (read more)