The Canadian Press

2011-09-12 | Wheat Board Vote

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Prairie farmers voted in favor of the Canadian Wheat Board's monopoly over wheat and barley sales. Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz has said the government would proceed to eliminate the monopoly, although the board would still exist. Board chair Allen Oberg said the September 12th results showed that Ottawa has no mandate from farmers to abolish the board's monopoly.

Date: 2011-09-12
Placeline: WINNIPEG, Manitoba.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this Canadian government is out of touch with Farmers for months now Minister Ritz has been telling us that the federal election gave him all a man that he needs to dismantle the Canadian wheat board but now we know otherwise >>