Canada Officially Joins TPP

Canada has formally joined the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations. The trade agreement is currently being negotiated by the United States, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam, with Mexico joining Canada later on in the process. With Canada and Mexico, the TPP market represents more than … Continue reading

Growing Forward 2

During the semi-annual gathering of Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers of Agriculture an agreement has been made on the next phase of Growing Forward. The $3 billion dollar agreement, Growing Forward 2, was reached at a recent meeting Whitehorse, Yukon. The 5 year agreement includes the agriculture, agri-food and agric-products sectors, and will … Continue reading