The Canadian Press

2011-10-15 | Wheat Board

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The federal government tabled its long-promised bill to end the Canadian Wheat Board's monopoly on sales in Western Canada. Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz said the move would give farmers the same right to choose where to sell their grain as farmers in the East already had. (The legislation passed in the House of Commons on November 28th. The Wheat Board promptly launched legal action seeking to overturn the bill.)

Date: 2011-10-15
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << an open market will increase the number of buyers bidding on our wheat barley just as they do for canola pulses and unlike what some people may claim the sky will not fall in an open market instead the sky will be the limit >>