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Ministers Show Trade Support
Mon Jul 22, 2013 05:29 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Canada's federal, provincial and territorial (FPT) agriculture ministers wrapped up their annual meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia last week highlighting trade as an important priority, as well as discussing U.S. Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL).

The main focus of the annual meeting was on Growing Forward 2, a five-year agreement launched in April between the government and the agricultural sector; it also involves several bilateral agreements between the governments at different levels.

"Growing Forward 2 is an exciting step forward for our innovative Canadian sector, providing the strategic investments necessary to advance innovation and broaden our markets," said federal ...

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