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Farm groups across the country are hoping Bill C-49 will help ease grain backlogs.
Farm groups across the country are hoping Bill C-49 will help ease grain backlogs. Submitted Photo/Wayne Bacon

Pressure mounting on Federal government to pass transportation bill

By paNOW
April 27, 2018 - 8:00am

The recently-amended Bill C-49 has been referred back to the House of Commons from the Senate, and both the Member of Parliament for Prince Albert and a national group representing producers said they want no more delays.

Tammy Cook-Searson, Chief of the Lac La Ronge Indian Band, helping to harvest potatoes at one of the locations supported by the Prince Albert Grand Council Agriculture Program.
Tammy Cook-Searson, Chief of the Lac La Ronge Indian Band, helping to harvest potatoes at one of the locations supported by the Prince Albert Grand Council Agriculture Program. submitted photo/ Betty Marleau, PAGC Agriculture Program

PAGC Agriculture Program supports First Nations producers

By paNOW
April 1, 2018 - 8:39am

A local program has helped First Nations producers access funding and supports for more than 25 years.

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