Budget Bill: Alberta’s, Quebec’s & N.L.’s Agricultural Sectors on Carbon Tax

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Budget Bill: Alberta’s, Quebec’s & N.L.’s Agricultural Sectors on Carbon Tax

Agriculture and Forestry – May 22, 2018:

Representatives from the agricultural sectors of Alberta, Quebec, and Newfoundland and Labrador speak on the provision in Bill C-74, a budget implementation bill, that deals with the federal government’s plan to put a price on greenhouse gas emissions.

Appearing before the committee are the Alberta Federation of Agriculture’s Lynn Jacobson; Union des producteurs agricoles’ Paul Doyon and Laure Vinsant Le Lous; Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture’s Mervin Wiseman; Dairy Farmers of Canada’s Ron Maynard and Karen Clark; as well as Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission’s Dale Beugin.