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Fair Rail Freight Service Act is a failure

Conservatives needed to take another look at Bill C-52 that was introduced last June, which was supposed to rectify the imbalance in market power between farmers and railways.

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  The agriculture industry is an important economic driver in Canada, supporting farmers themselves, suppliers, food processors, and all other stakeholders in the food industry. Grains are a big part of our agriculture industry with 15 million hectares of wheat, barley, oats, and rye grown by farmers in fields right across this country just last year. In 2013, Canada produced more than 52 million metric tonnes of these grains. Some of our largest commodities are canola, wheat, corn,

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