Help to stop Grain Act changes that threaten producersAfter killing the Wheat Board, the Harper government has now turned its sights on the important role played by the Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) to ensure fairness for producers.
The CGC itself is consulting stakeholders right now on specific proposals that will harm producers, if enacted. You can read all about them here.
Have your voice heard in this stakeholder consultation.
Oct 25, 2012 - Winnipeg Free Press
- Union fears for 250 jobs under Tory grain bill
About 250 jobs at the Canadian Grain Commission, including an unknown number in Winnipeg, will be eliminated under federal legislation introduced last week.
March 22, 2012 - Agriculture Union/PSAC submission to the consultation on changes to the Canada Grain Act
This comprehensive report provides analysis of the proposals for change that are under consideration as well as recommendations.
GrainAction.ca is a campaign to protect Canada's grain producers and sustain the Canadian grain economy.
Canadian grain farmers have stood up to the bullying tactics of the federal government which has tried to undermine farmer control of the Canadian Wheat Board while attempting to dismantle the CWB at the same time.
Please join our campaign to protect producer interests and the Canadian Grain Commission.