Canadian Canola Growers Association

CUSMA Coming Into Force an Important Milestone for Canadian Canola Trade

July 1, 2020CCGA Release

​​Winnipeg, Manitoba — Today we celebrate Canada's birthday. We also celebrate an important day for Canadian agricultural trade, with the Canada‑United States‑Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), successor to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), coming into force.

"Implementation of CUSMA is particularly important now. It deepens the trade relationship with our closest trading neighbours, providing market certainty during a time when protectionism is growing and farmers are facing market access barriers for their crops on multiple fronts," says Bernie McClean, Chair of Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA). "Since it was implemented 26 years ago, NAFTA has served canola... (read more)

​​Winnipeg, Manitoba — Today we celebrate Canada's birthday. We also celebrate an important day for Canadian agricultural trade, with the Canada‑United States‑Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), successor to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), coming into force.

"Implementation of CUSMA is particularly important now. It deepens the trade... (read more)

CCGA Begins a New Year Issuing 2020 Cash Advances

April 1, 2020CCGA Release

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Winnipeg, Manitoba — April 1st is an especially important day at Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA), because it's the day the organization begins issuing new 2020 spring cash advances to farmers across Western Canada.

Along with a new year of issuing advances, come some important changes for farmers who take an Advance ... (read more)