FNA Says Farmers Should Be Majority Owners of CWB

Farmers of North America (FNA) say it’s regrettable that Canadian farmers did not have a better opportunity to be the majority owners in the CWB. Last week Global Grain Group – a partnership of Bunge Canada and SALIC Canada (a Saudi Agricultural Investment group) – bought the majority ownership 50.1% in the CWB. FNA’s Bob Friesen says farmers will likely have some questions and concerns given the foreign strategic partners involved. “With the ownership structure that there’s going to be, and the owners that there are, what sort of opportunity will farmers have to strengthen their position in the marketplace … Continue reading FNA Says Farmers Should Be Majority Owners of CWB