CALGARY, AB: Today the Western Canadian Wheat Growers released an open op-ed entitled: Grain Farmers – The Federal Government’s Forgotten Sector.
The op-ed speaks to the challenges that grain farmers are currently facing, both before and during the COVID-19 crisis.
Topics include carbon tax, environment, international trade, business risk management, crop insurance, transportation and broadband.
This article is available on here our website and may be used in its entirety.
About the Wheat Growers:
Celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2020, the Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association is a voluntary farmer-run advocacy organization dedicated to developing public policy solutions that strengthen the profitability and sustainability of farming, and the agricultural industry as a whole. The 50th anniversary book, “Warriors For Wheat” is available online: http://wheatgrowers.ca/warriors-for-wheat/
For more information, please visit: wheatgrowers.ca