Wheat growers insist that the federal government not give up the components of the North American Free Trade Agreement that have benefitted them, particularly tariff reduction and measures that address non-tariff trade barriers, sanitary and phytosanitary regulations and regulatory co-operation.  |  File photo

Navigating NAFTA: the path forward

With the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement slated to begin in a few weeks, the Alberta Wheat Commission has been assessing the potential impacts on the Canadian grains sector and communicating farmers’ concerns to the federal government. Key to these efforts was AWC’s contribution to the government’s NAFTA consultations. NAFTA has benefitted […] Read more