Politics, Policy

‘My job is to put more money in the farmers’ pockets,’ says agriculture minister

As growing protectionist sentiment stateside stokes fears in Canada, Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay reiterates the Liberal government's commitment to 'promoting Canadian agricultural interests.'

Agriculture and Agri-food Minister Lawence MacAulay, pictured in China last year, says there's 'no question' that recent geo-political events increase the pressure on Canada to capitalize on booming demand in growing markets in Asia for agricultural products. Photograph courtesy of Flickr

PUBLISHED :Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 12:00 AM

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