Agriculture and Forestry – January 30, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Agriculture and Forestry – January 30, 2014

Senators hear from various farmers’ associations as they continue their study on bees and bee health in Canada.

John Cowan from the Grain Farmers of Ontario, Arden Schneckenburger with the Beef Farmers of Ontario, Dennis Thiessen of the Manitoba Corn Growers Association, and William Van Tassel and Salah Zoghlami, who are both with representing the Fédération des producteurs de cultures commerciales du Québec, discuss issues including the use of pesticides and best management practices. (January 30, 2014)