CCA pleased with FPT Ag Ministers’ focus for GF2

Calgary, AB – The Canadian Cattlemen's Association (CCA) is pleased with the federal, provincial and territorial (FPT) Agriculture Ministers’ approach to Growing Forward 2 (GF2) announced today. Research, innovation and market development are fundamental areas that help to deliver long-term benefits to Canada’s beef cattle industry. “We thank Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and all the Ministers for the strong emphasis on research and innovation and market development in Growing Forward 2; areas that build the competitiveness of our beef cattle industry, and Canada’s competitiveness, as a whole,” said CCA President Martin Unrau.