Backgrounder: Bill C-18, A Corporate Agribusiness Promotion Act

Bill C-18, the “Agricultural Growth Act” omnibus bill, amending several federal agricultural laws, was introduced in Parliament on December 9, 2013. If passed, it will give multi-national agri-business much more money, power and control while increasing farmers’ costs and reducing farmers’ autonomy and Canadian sovereignty. The National Farmers Union has identified key points based on its detailed analysis. Read the Backgrounder here (PDF)

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