The Canadian Press

1999-02-24 | Farm Aid Upshall

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Canadian farmers were told they would soon be covered by a new two-year disaster assistance program funded by the federal and provincial governments. Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Eric Upshall said while it looked like payments wouldn't be made in time for spring seeding, the program still gave farmers needed security. The Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance program was not commodity specific, and treated all farmers equally, so it would not be seen by the international community a form of farm subsidy.

Date: 1999-02-24
Placeline: VICTORIA, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 28 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think that's generally it's it's has been sad that it's going to be difficult to get them out in time for Spring City but the fact of the matter is that if there if they have filter application out and know what they're going to get I think they have some security that they can take to to there's two buyers base thing you do here at the for my phone already filled out so I think they security is what they need nice towel check cuz I couldn't handle it if not second best us at least have your form filled >>


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