Union Farmer Quarterly

2013

Sep 23, 2013
Message from the Editor Presidential and Regional Reports Long-time member, Butch Harder, inducted to MB Ag Hall of Fame CO2 Levels Hit 400 ppm for First Time in Human Existence La Via Campesina 6th Conference - Jakarta, Indonesia, June 6 to 12, 2013 NFU Women attend International Conference:...
Jun 12, 2013
Message from the Editor Presidential and Regional Reports OP ED: Conference Board Food Strategy Consultation a Smokescreen The Paul Beingessner Award for Excellence in Writing Proposed Low-Level Presence Policy Serves Biotech Seed Industry, not Farmers Food Sovereignty, Faith and Community: Diverse...
Mar 15, 2013
Message from the Editor   Presidential and Regional Reports   Around the World: News from the International Program Committee The Civil Society Mechanism, Rome Seeds: the Root of Power: LVC Biodiversity Commission Seeds Meeting in Paris, France, October 2012 LVC Meetings in Mexico...
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Presidents' Reports National Farmers Foundation Report to Donors The Beingessner Award for Excellence in Writing Transportation Level of Service Legislation More Government Hype than Farmer Help Convention Highlights 2012: Supply Management: Unscrambling the Eggs UPOV '91 ... Again -...

2012

Sep 28, 2012
Union Farmer Quarterly: Fall 2012 Presidential and Regional Reports Business Risk Management: Off-loading costs by downsizing programs? NFU National Convention 2012 — Democracy in Action Action against CETA in Ontario – NFU members making a difference Rio + 20: “The Future We...
May 29, 2012
Union Farmer Quarterly: Summer 2012 Presidential and Regional Reports Organizing in British Columbia Farmers, the Food Chain and Agriculture Policies in Canada in Relation to the Right to Food Governance, mandates and the Canadian Grain Commission UN Committee Adopts Land Guidelines in Rome An...
Apr 13, 2012
Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2012 Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2012 Presidential and Regional Reports CETA getting tougher on Citizens with each SECRET Draft Interest in local food leads to new on-farm dairies Safe Food – from the viewpoint of farmers United Nations Annual Session in...
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Contents: Convention 2011 Highlights: Food Safety Panel, Land Grabbing in Canada, Indigenous Perspective on Land Issues, Canadian Wheat Board, “Dirt: the Erosion of Civilizations.”  Presentation by Dr. David Montgomery, Land Grabbing in Developing Countries, Points of Order...

2011

Sep 1, 2011
Download the Fall 2011 issue of Union Farmer Quarterly (9MB) Contents: Presidential and Regional Reports, The fight to save the CWB begins, Raising awareness of CETA and its implications for farmers and local food procurement in Ontario Cesium, Soil and Solidarity in Japan CETA – a corporate...
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Download the Summer 2011 issue of Union Farmer Quarterly (9MB) Contents: Presidential and Regional Reports, Cathy Holtslander joins NFU staff Growing Food Sovereignty in British Columbia Energy Development versus Farmland Japan’s farmers contend with Triple Disaster Midterm Conference of La...
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Download the Spring 2011 issue of Union Farmer Quarterly (9MB) Table of Contents: Presidential and Regional Reports What do we know about Enviropig™? CETA must be stopped! NOUMINREN AND SHOKKENREN: A Visit to Japan Growing Forward II may leave farmers and eaters with nothing to eat Are...

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2009

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Sep 1, 2009
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2008

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