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Canada begins debate on grain rail shipment subsidy






Feedstuffs 64(20): 52-53

Canada begins debate on grain rail shipment subsidy

This paper examines the ongoing controversy surrounding rail transport of grain in Canada. Handling and transport make up the largest cost for the grain industry. Rail costs are shared by the railways and the federal government. However, cash-starved governments are looking for alternative methods of payments to ease financial troubles.


Accession: 002042385



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