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Canada could be on leading edge of world competitiveness in agriculture sector: Agriculture Committee

Canada's agriculture industry is competitive, but MPs say there are initiatives that can be taken to make the industry more competitive.

The House Agriculture Committee released its comprehensive report on the competitiveness of the Canadian agriculture industry recently, noting that while Canada is losing market share, it has the resources, knowledge and people to remain "at the leading edge of world competitiveness in the agriculture and agri-food sector."

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Canada could be on leading edge of world competitiveness in agriculture sector: Agriculture Committee

Canada's agriculture industry is competitive, but MPs say there are initiatives that can be taken to make the industry more competitive.

The House Agriculture Committee released its comprehensive report on the competitiveness of the Canadian agriculture industry recently, noting that while Canada is losing market share, it has the resources, knowledge and people to remain "at the leading edge of world competitiveness in the agriculture and agri-food sector."

  

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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