RealAg Radio, August 31: Trade talks pause, StatsCan estimates, and record rail transports


On Friday’s show, with host Shaun Haney:

  • Top ag news with Jessika Guse, including Statistics Canada’s crop production estimates, harvest updates, a canola funding announcement to be made next week, Premier Notley’s reaction to the halting of the Trans-Mountain Pipeline, new data on oil movement by rail, and a new elevator opening in central Alberta
  • JP Gervais of Farm Credit Canada on the latest economic data, Argentina’s inflation, and more.
  • Peter Johnson joins Shaun to discuss StatsCan’s Ontario yield and production estimates
  • Kelvin Heppner breaks down the overall StatsCan numbers, and up-to-the-minute developments on Canada-U.S. trade talks, with negotiators planning to resume on Wednesday.

RealAg Radio airs every weekday afternoon at 4:30 pm eastern (2:30 pm mountain) on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM.

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