We need to rebuild Canada’s neglected fruit, vegetable, and processing sectors. This diversification would make good economic and environmental sense.
A strong focus on trade and innovation will help Canadian farmers continue to grow their businesses and drive our economy.
Mandatory date labelling on all food products sold in Canada could be simplified, and date-marking options could be limited to two: expiration dates and 'best before' labels.
Data is a core asset for farmers, and Canada is lagging behind in putting policies in place to govern the digital agriculture world.
Despite being seen as a bit of an unknown by the agriculture community, Marie-Claude Bibeau hails from a Quebec riding with a heavy concentration of dairy farms.