RealAg Radio, May 31: National food policy, listener feedback, & how much would you pay for better internet?

Ag Minister Lawrence MacAulay at Ryerson University on Monday (photo via @RyersonU, Twitter).

Wednesday’s radio podcast, with co-hosts Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner, includes:

  • thanks to our listeners for sharing feedback! Some great points on the CPC leadership vote, vertical farming, and rural internet service (email [email protected] or [email protected], @realagriculture on Twitter).
  • Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay discusses the launch of consultations on a national food policy.
  • A look at weather conditions across much of the country, with harvest continuing in northern parts of the prairies and planting wrapping up in other parts of the country.
  • RockyTalk with Rob Fagnau of Bourgault on technology in the field.
  • Uh oh. Ractopamine found in a shipment of Canadian pork to China, Ontario raising minimum wage to $15…and more!

Catch RealAg Radio every weekday afternoon at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio Channel 147 on SiriusXM!

 

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 prices jump into August — This week in the grain markets

This week, winter wheat prices touched a three-year high, but it didn’t last. Chicago SRW wheat prices for September 2018 gained 5 per cent or about 26 cents US/bushel to close at $5.56. While the December 2018 contract was up 5.4 percent — or nearly 30 cents — to finish a tad under $5.80. In…Read more »

Related

Leave a Reply

 

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.