39th Convention

November 20-22, 2008, Saskatoon, SK

Audio presentations by keynote speakers at the NFU 39th Annual Convention

You can order these audio presentations on CDs..

  •  Raj Patel--Stuffed and Starved: Markets, Power and the Hidden Battle for the World's Food System 
  • Judy Rebick--Rebuilding the Food System for the Future 
  • Darrin Qualman, NFU Director of Research--Building Solutions to the Livestock Crisis 
  • Terry Boehm, NFU Vice-President--A New Feudalism? Seeds, Grains and Farmers' Liability 
  • Larry Hill, Canadian Wheat Board Chair--Strengthening Farmers' Market Power 
  • Jacques Laforge, President, Dairy Farmers of Canada--Supply-Management: A System That Works For Everyone
  • Paul Nicholson--Farmers and the Global Food Crisis
  • Rachel Bezner Kerr, University of Western Ontario--Soils, Food and Healthy Communities in Northern Malawi 
  • Peter Dowling, Kim Perry and Susan Fitzpatrick--Restoring Sustainable Farms for a Sustainable Local Food System
  • Jim Smolik, Assistant Chief Commissioner, Canadian Grain Commission--Changes to the Canada Grain Act
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