RealAg Radio, June 8: PC majority, dairy negotiations & interest rate outlook

Ontario Premiere-designate Doug Ford (By Bruce Reeve; CC BY-SA 2.0; via Wikimedia Commons)

(Fun) Friday’s show, hosted by Shaun Haney, including the following guests and topics:

  • JP Gervais, chief economist with Farm Credit Canada, discusses the state of the Canadian economy, debt concerns, and what to expect for interest rate hikes
  • Peter Seemann, principal and founder of Grassroots Public Affairs, breaks down the results of Ontario’s provincial election, with Doug Ford leading the PCs to a clear majority
  • Lyndsey Smith and Kelvin Heppner join Shaun for a Friday RealAg Issues Panel to discuss the Ontario election, semantics around the possibility that Canada has offered to concede dairy market access, the impact of social media on mental health and more.

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

Send your thoughts and feedback to Shaun ([email protected]) or Kelvin ([email protected]), or tweet us using #RealAgRadio.


Kelvin Heppner

Kelvin Heppner is a field editor and radio host for RealAgriculture and RealAg Radio. He's been reporting on agriculture on the prairies and across Canada since 2008(ish). He farms with his family near Altona, Manitoba, and is on Twitter at @realag_kelvin. @realag_kelvin


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