Now is Canada’s chance to become the world’s agri-food powerhouse
The perfect food security storm is upon us: low supplies, trade disruptions, scarce and expensive inputs, and rising prices everywhere.
Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau, pictured in June 2019, two months after she took on the agriculture portfolio. Although the current tragedy unfolding in the Ukraine threatens global food security, there is an opportunity for Canada to show leadership and become the world’s chief agri-food powerhouse, write Evan Fraser and Lenore Newman.
The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade