RealAg Radio, Aug 27: Hemp grows in popularity, and AGgrowth Coalition demands federal support


U.S. President Donald Trump’s popularity in the farming community may be showing a slight waver, while north of the border, Canadian’s gear up for a federal election. In this episode of RealAg Radio, host Shaun Haney guides us through those topics, also covering:

  • Top ag news, with Jessika Guse;
  • The popularity of hemp, reflected in a substantial rise in acres in Canada, with Ted Haney of Canadian Hemp Trade; and
  • The Ag Growth Coalition’s stance on government compensation for trade tensions, with Jeff Nielsen of Grain Growers of Canada;

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