I was recently being interviewed by a reporter from Toronto when she made a startling statement about crop inputs “even one molecule of these chemicals can be dangerous”. That statement is, of course, completely false. This is a common point of view that threatens the social license of modern agriculture. All of us involved in agriculture must work together to counter this misperception.
Canadian cereal crops have just been planted. It is too early to give an estimate of the final harvest but farmers’ planting intentions have been estimated by Statistics Canada.
Canadian cereals and oilseeds sectors working closely together to keep markets open for Canadian farmers
Fall is a special time for farmers. It has always been my favorite time of year. But fall is also filled with long hours, large equipment and lack of time as frost and rain loom ahead. This can be a dangerous combination.
WINNIPEG, Wednesday, March 30, 2016 – Cereals Canada is pleased to welcome Warburtons as a new member.
Cam Dahl, President of Cereals Canada stated, “it is critical that Cereals Canada have a strong link to the needs of end-use customers. Warburtons is a significant and long-standing customer of Canadian farmers and we welcome the opportunity to expand that relationship going forward. The addition of Warburtons will add significantly to linking Canadian agriculture to consumers around the world.
Cereals Canada is a national, not-for-profit organization that brings a broad and diverse collaboration of partners from all sectors of the cereals value chain.
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About Cereals Canada
The cereals sector in Canada is currently undergoing a time of transition. Traditionally the Canadian Wheat Board (CWB) had filled the role of industry coordinator for many issues like market development and research direction.
Cereals Corner is a monthly editorial from our President, Cam Dahl. Find out what’s on the mind of the President in regards to the latest news in the cereals industry in Canada and abroad.