‘Don’t fix something, that isn’t broken:’ AG Minister MacAulay defends supply management amid NAFTA talks

'I’ve indicated quite clearly, it’s a non-starter. It’s simply how it is. A deal has to be good for all, and it has been good for North America in general and that’s fair game,' Lawrence MacAulay says of U.S. proposal in NAFTA negotiations to wind down supply management.

Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay, left, tours the China Fisheries and Seafood Expo Canada Pavilion in 2016 with Chinese Vice-Minister Yu Kangzhe, forefront, and promotes Atlantic lobster.Photograph courtesy of Agriculture and Agri-food Canada

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

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the digital and/or print editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.

Quick Purchase

Purchase Story Issue in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.