RealAg Radio, Oct 5: Port capacity, trade boxing and “kidding” in Question Period

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Here’s Thursday’s edition of RealAg Radio, with Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner, featuring:

  • Top Ag News – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s response to why the Liberal government didn’t extend the consultation process on proposed tax changes; points for creativity in Question Period; the death of Energy East; the Saskatchewan crop report; a number of farmers surprised by their yields; and changes in the independent retailer landscape.
  • Think of a creative team name and join the recently launched RealAg Hockey Pool!
  • U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue compares North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations to a boxing match. What? Is the U.S. looking for a knock out?
  • David Przednowek of CN Rail on the recent surge in investment in West Coast port capacity and what it means for getting grain to overseas customers.
  • Wheat Pete with this week’s Word.

Join us for RealAg Radio every weekday at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!

 

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