Bill 4, Hydro, & Coyote Kill Compensation: A Conversation with Jeff Leal

The Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference kicked off today in Toronto, Ont., with an opening address by Ontario’s minister of agriculture, food and rural affairs, Jeff Leal.

RealAgriculture’s Shaun Haney is at the conference, and managed a quick interview with minister Leal following his address. Below Haney asks about farmer competitiveness in the face of sky-rocketing energy costs,  how his department plans to address Bill 4’s ask of changes to the neonic regulations, and if farmers will have access to increased compensation for coyote and wolf kills.

Hear Leal’s answers here:

 

RealAgriculture News Team

A team effort of RealAgriculture’s videographers and editorial staff to make sure that you have the latest in what is happening in agriculture.


Trending

Wheat Pete’s Word, Nov 22: Swimming in rain, sacrificing straw and parking the plow

In this episode of The Word, host Peter No-Till takes us through Ontario's wet conditions, zeroes in on soil health, discusses tillage, and answers some specific questions. Have a question you’d like Johnson to address? Or some yield results to send in? Leave him a message at 1-844-540-2014, send him a tweet (@wheatpete), or email…Read more »

Related

Leave a Reply