Trade, innovation reap rewards for farmers

Under the EU deal, 95 per cent of agricultural tariff lines for the world’s largest importer of agriculture and agri-food products will be duty-free.

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File photo of a canola field.
Gerry Ritz
Published: Wednesday, 10/08/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 10/08/2014 1:40 am EDT

The Canadian agriculture and food sector is the leading manufacturing employer in the country, and the fifth-largest agricultural exporter in the world, with over $50 billion in global sales.

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