Agriculture and Forestry – March 24, 2015

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Agriculture and Forestry – March 24, 2015

Senators continue their study on international market access priorities for the Canadian agricultural and agri-food sector. Portia MacDonald-Dewhirst (executive director), Mark Wales (chair, CHARC and Labour Task Force), and Mark Chambers (chair, policy and programs Workforce Action Plan) of the Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council discuss labour shortages in the industry. Bruno Larue (full professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences) from the Université de Laval discusses the expectations of Canadian exporters, tariffs and market access.
(March 24, 2015)