The Canadian Press

2015-07-31 | Wheat Board Privatization

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The Canadian Wheat Board created in 1935 to market western Canadian is now history. Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz says Ottawa has finalized the sale of the CWB to G3 Global Grain Group. G3 CEO Karl Gerrand (JERR-AND) says the wheat board will be rolled into a new Winnipeg-based company called G3 Canada. Gerrand says the new brand will soon be seen across the country. (Despite several lawsuits and vocal opposition from some farmers, the federal government went ahead three years ago with a long-standing promise to abolish the what board's monopoly.)

Date: 2015-07-31
Placeline: WINNIPEG.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << G3 Canada Limited or is our brand going forward and across the country will begin to see the elevators and Terminals and trucks and Etc with RG3 which is a G3 with the with the copper was the Super Crossroads proper was to the side of it. That's our new logo going forward >>