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Mar 13, 2018, 13:42 ET Minister MacAulay visits Boston to promote Canada-U.S. agricultural trade

OTTAWA, March 13, 2018 /CNW/ - On the heels of successful missions to Tennessee and California, Minister MacAulay travelled to Boston, Massachusetts this week to attend Seafood Expo North America,...


Mar 09, 2018, 16:04 ET Minister MacAulay Strengthens Agricultural Trade with Japan, South Korea

OTTAWA, March 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Budget 2018 reaffirms the Government of Canada's commitment to actively deepening trade relationships, through modern, progressive free trade agreements, including in...


Feb 23, 2018, 11:54 ET Minister MacAulay promotes agricultural trade with California and the U.S.

OTTAWA, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada and the United States share deeply integrated economies and enjoy the largest bilateral trade and investment relationship in the world. As negotiations on a...


Feb 21, 2018, 17:43 ET Supporting the Commercial Strength of Fruit and Vegetable Growers

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Feb. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's hardworking farmers and food processors are the backbone of Canada's economy and the horticulture sector helps to ensure families across Canada and...


Feb 21, 2018, 17:36 ET Promoting the Development of Canada's Organic Sector

VICTORIAVILLE, QC, Feb. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian organic industry is one of Canada's fastest growing agricultural sectors, thanks to Canada's hardworking organic farmers and food processors who...


Feb 20, 2018, 16:04 ET Media notice - Government of Canada Supports Organic Sector

OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - The Parliamentary Secretary to the federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Mr. Jean-Claude Poissant, will be in Victoriaville, Quebec, on February 21 at the...


Feb 20, 2018, 15:47 ET Media Notice - Government of Canada Supports the Fruit and Vegetable Sector

OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament, Vance Badawey will be in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on February 21 to make an announcement in support of Canada's fruit and vegetable sector. Event...


Feb 19, 2018, 16:00 ET Minister MacAulay to promote agricultural trade with California and the U.S.

OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - After delivering a keynote address to the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention last month, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay will be ...


Feb 14, 2018, 16:03 ET Government of Canada Supporting the Development of New Tool for Farmers to Promote Tile Drainage

LONDON, ON, Feb. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - Farmers help drive economic growth in Canada, but they can also face risks that threaten the viability of their farms, such as unpredictable weather. The Government...


Feb 13, 2018, 16:48 ET Canadian Agricultural Partnership: Building a Strong Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector

Applications for Federal Programs Now Open OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's agriculture and agri-food sector is a key driver of economic growth, innovation and trade. Economic indicators show a ...


Feb 13, 2018, 15:30 ET Media Notice - Government of Canada Invests in Ontario Soil and Water Improvements

OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament, Peter Fragiskatos, will be in London, Ontario, on February 14 to make an announcement in support of the Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement...


Feb 09, 2018, 15:58 ET Media Notice - Canadian Agricultural Partnership Federal Programs Launch

OTTAWA, Feb. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay will launch federal programs and activities under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership at Canada's Agriculture...


Feb 07, 2018, 12:34 ET Government of Canada Supports a Strong and Competitive Canadian Dairy Sector

OTTAWA, Feb. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - The dairy sector is an important contributor to Canada's economy. Canada's dairy sector drives our economy with nearly $24 billion in sales by farmers and food processors....


Feb 06, 2018, 15:50 ET Minister MacAulay to address Dairy Farmers of Canada Policy Conference

OTTAWA, Febr. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, will deliver remarks at the Dairy Farmers of Canada Annual Policy Conference. Event Speech Date Wednesday,...


Feb 06, 2018, 11:20 ET Livestock Producers Receive Tax Relief for 2017 - Final List of Designated Regions for 2017 under the Livestock Tax Deferral Provision

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada today released the final list of designated regions where livestock tax deferral has been authorized for 2017 due to drought, flood or excess...


Feb 05, 2018, 13:50 ET Pulse Growers Target Food Service Industry to Expand Market Opportunities

REGINA, Feb. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - With Canadian pulse exports nearing $3.4 billion in 2017, supporting the continued growth of this sector is vital to achieving the Government of Canada's trade target of...


Feb 02, 2018, 14:38 ET Media Advisory - Investing to Expand Market Opportunities for Pulse Sector

OTTAWA, Feb. 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, will be in Regina at the Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (SPG) 2018 Winter Regional Pulse Meeting, to announce an...


Jan 26, 2018, 11:37 ET Supporting the Growth of Canada's Organic Sector

GUELPH, ON, Jan. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian organic industry is one of Canada's fastest growing agricultural sectors, thanks to Canada's hardworking organic farmers and food processors who are...


Jan 25, 2018, 13:50 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada Supports Organic Sector

OTTAWA, Jan. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, will be in Guelph, Ontario on January 26 at the Guelph Organic Conference, with Member of Parliament Lloyd...


Jan 24, 2018, 10:18 ET Federal Investment of Nearly $7M to Support Sector Growth and Boost Ag Science on PEI

HARRINGTON, PEI, Jan. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is investing in science and innovation to help meet increasing global food demand, grow exports for Canadian farmers and producers, and ...


Jan 23, 2018, 17:44 ET Statement of the Government of Canada on the agricultural benefits of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade today issued the...


Jan 23, 2018, 15:23 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to Make Important Science Investment Announcement

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, along with the Honourable Wayne Easter, MP, will announce significant investments to advance...


Jan 16, 2018, 10:57 ET Expanding Employment Opportunities for Young Canadians in Agriculture

OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Farmers know the importance of keeping the land, water and air healthy to sustain their farms from one generation to the next. The Government of Canada is making...


Jan 04, 2018, 11:35 ET Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food to promote Trade and NAFTA at American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Convention in Tennessee

NASHVILLE, TN, Jan. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, will visit Tennessee from January 5 to 8, 2018, where he will deliver a keynote...


Dec 02, 2017, 10:00 ET Young Farmers Key to Growth of Canada's Agriculture Sector

PENTICTON, BC, Dec. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's hardworking farmers and food processors are the backbone of our economy, particularly in rural communities. Their work ensures families have safe,...