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Shaw: Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Feb 7, 2014 06:56 AM CST

Sometimes we go out of our comfort zone. That was a bit of the case last Wednesday when I was introduced at the Western Canadian Wheat Growers convention in Ottawa. It's not that I cannot do it; it is just that my major market concentration is in Eastern Canada, which is just so different than Western Canada. In many ways, it's like stepping into a new world.

At the same time I was speaking about western grains in Ottawa, I got an invitation to speak on grains in Quebec City. It is an interesting challenge for sure, as I believe ...

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