Agriculture and Forestry – November 18, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Agriculture and Forestry – November 18, 2014

Jacques Pomerleau (president) from Canada Pork International, James Laws (executive director) of the Canadian Meat Council, Bill Wymenga (vice-chair) from the Canadian Pork Council, Bryan Walton (general manager) and John Weekes (trade advisor) of the National Cattle Feeders’ Association, John Masswohl (director of government and international relations) from the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association, Rob Smith (chief executive officer) of the Canadian Angus Association and Michael Latimer (executive vice president) from the Canadian Beef Breeds Council discuss the need for employees in the industry and some of the difficulties associated with exporting meat. (November 18, 2014)