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- Nov 20, 2019
The Farm Freedom and Safety Act has been introduced to bring forward changes to support the unique nature of the farm and ranch business.
- Nov 19, 2019
Minister of Energy Sonya Savage and Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Devin Dreeshen issued the following statement calling for Prime Minister Trudeau to immediately recall Parliament to urgently address the CN Rail strike:
- Nov 07, 2019
The government is maintaining funding for rural utilities, irrigation districts and agricultural societies.