FNA President Weighs-in on Competitiveness Issues to House of Commons Committee

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Agriculture & Agri-Food is currently studying and hearing testimony on Growing Forward 2, and most recently has been looking at “Competitive Enterprises” in particular. FNA President, James Mann, appeared before the Committee on Thursday, November 24 to provide input on competitiveness issues that need to be part of the next round of agriculture policy, Growing Forward 2. “For farmers to achieve a higher level of cost competitiveness, more will need to be done than just increased production efficiencies”, explains Mann. “We need to work on reigning in the escalation of input costs”. The … Continue reading FNA President Weighs-in on Competitiveness Issues to House of Commons Committee