Canadian Canola Growers Association

Keeping Canola Farmer Issues a Priority in Ottawa

August 17, 2022Hub Article

​​​​​Ottawa is a crowded space, so having boots on the ground is essential to advancing agricultural policy issues. 

As the national voice for Canada’s 43,000 canola farmers, CCGA advocates for canola farmers’ interests and works diligently to bring their message to the forefront in Ottawa.

What does that look like? 

Recently recognized by The Lobby Monitor as the third most active lobby organization in Canada in the first half of 2022, CCGA’s advocacy team registered 120 meetings with Members of Parliament, Senators, and senior political and departmental staff in the federal lobbyist registry. The team also submitted 16 submissions and appeared four times at various Standing... (read more)

​​​​​Ottawa is a crowded space, so having boots on the ground is essential to advancing agricultural policy issues. 

As the national voice for Canada’s 43,000 canola farmers, CCGA advocates for canola farmers’ interests and works diligently to bring their message to the forefront in Ottawa.

What does that look like? 

Recently... (read more)