RealAg Radio, Jan 29: Carbon tax, food trends, and priorities for Alberta Agriculture


It’s Day 2 of our coverage from FarmTech, in Edmonton, Alta., and today’s episode features:

  • The top ag news, from the trade show floor;
  • Purdue University’s Jayson Lusk talks food trends, with “social desirability” issues, plant-based protein, and pressure from investors.
  • Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Devin Dreeshen joins to talk about finding efficiencies in Alberta’s provincial budget, the future of ag research, trade challenges, and his priorities as minister.

Do you have feedback on the show? Connect with host Shaun Haney via email [email protected], on Twitter, by using the hashtag #RealAgRadio, or give us a shout on the RealAg Radio listener line, 1-855-776-6147.

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