SaskOats, through SaskCrops, provided Federal pre-budget comments, urging the government:
- To ensure it understands and incorporates primary agriculture producers’ perspective and knowledge when developing policies, targeted timelines, and supporting budgets,
- To ensure it always considers the potential impacts on the domestic and international competitiveness of Canadian agriculture when developing policies, and
- To develop and adequately fund policies and mechanisms to achieve its environmental/sustainability objectives and requirements separately from the Business Risk Management Programs (BRMs) for primary producers.
Read about these, as well as the other recommendations, in the full documents below!