Grain Farmers of Ontario Urges Canadian Government to Settle CN Dispute

Difficult harvest cannot withstand disruptions.

Guelph, ON (November 19, 2019) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province‘s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario‘s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, today expresses grave concerns with the CN strike and its impact on grain farmers in Ontario. Transport Minister Marc Garneau and Labour Minister Patty Hajdu must be more proactive in bringing this dispute to an end before it impacts one of Canada‘s largest economic sectors – agriculture, which is already suffering.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario write the Prime Minister for relief from crippling carbon tax

GUELPH, ON (November 7, 2019) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province‘s largest commodity organization, sends a letter to Canada‘s Prime Minister to help farmers immediately by exempting the carbon tax on fuel used for drying.

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Grain Farmers of Ontario congratulates Liberal Party of Canada

GUELPH, ON (October 22, 2019) – Grain Farmers of Ontario, the province‘s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario‘s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean, and wheat farmers, offers congratulations to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and our federal government.  

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