June 15, 2018. Topics: Ontario election results, carbon tax, changes to passive income taxation, bees and bee health (with Hugh Simpson, Osprey Bluffs Honey Company), Grain Farmers of Ontario board update (with Markus Haerle, Chair). Hosted by Maegan MacKimmie and Rachel Telford.
Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.