25-07-2014 10:54 AM | Canada

Consumers have dim view of agriculture

The country’s agriculture ministers had good things to say about the industry last week, but a report released this spring shows consumers aren’t as confident.

Federal agriculture minister Gerry Ritz and his provincial counterparts released a statement following their meeting in Winnipeg praising federal and regional efforts to foster innovation and create opportunities in Canada’s agriculture sector, which contributed $106.9 billion to the nation’s gross domestic product last year.
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