Changes to lifetime capital gains exemption and a new employee training grant should appeal to farmers says Canadian Federation of Independent Business spokesperson
Few details and a long term view make effects of Thursday’s budget hard to figure
Food safety spending is set to increase by $51.2 million
Minister overlooks farmers in today’s budget speech
photo: Jim Flaherty
Other provincial packing plants respond to federal funding windfall
$550 million is not enough to address Canadian agriculture’s chronic problems says industry
Up until late last year, Phil Anwender ran a 500-sow, farrow to finish operation. But in December, as the loonie’s value rose and market hog prices crashed, this Sebringville-area producer decided it was time to get out.
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