Archive for August 2018

Canada-China Agricultural Trade Forum – Ottawa, September 12

Minister Han, of the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA), is coming to Ottawa with a trade delegation of agricultural companies interested in sourcing Canadian products for the Chinese market (see preliminary list of Chinese companies). Where: Downtown Ottawa (exact location TBD) When: Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Cost: Free The event is proposed…

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Appointment opportunity: Director, Farm Credit Canada

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On February 25, 2016, the Prime Minister announced a new process for Governor in Council appointments. This new process supports an open, transparent, and merit-based selection process focused on identifying high-quality candidates who demonstrate Canada’s diversity. This process will be used to select new Directors for the Farm Credit Canada (FCC) Board of Directors. To ensure…

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Labour awareness section launched on website

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Screen capture of CHC’s new labour awareness campaign landing page.

CHC recently published a series of labour-focused web pages on its website, as part of a comprehensive public relations strategy focused on Canada’s international farm workers. What information is included The following content has been researched, cited and presented in plain language for all audiences: Facts and key messages: To dispel misconceptions around Canada’s temporary…

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