Showing posts with label Financial. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Financial. Show all posts

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Small and Medium-Sized Canadian Farms Fall Behind While Big Ones Keep on Getting Bigger

Manitoba Co-Operator

Level of on-farm investment favours large Canadian farms...Details here.

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PLT: The law of the jungle still rules in the Canadian countryside!

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Did the CCPA Get it Right?

PLT; I'm no fan of the big banks, God knows. But, listening to "The Current" on CBC Radio this morning, I began wondering whether the CCPA got it quite right in its recent report, "The Big Banks' Big Secret." Did Canada "bail out" the banks with massive aid, or was it something subtly but significantly different? Listen to the CBC podcast here as it asks the question, "Was there a secret Canadian banking bailout?," then decide for yourself. 

Diesel vehicles in oil sands operations contribute to regional pollution

EurekAlert Wildfires, cigarette smoking and vehicles all emit a potentially harmful compound called isocyanic acid. The substance has been l...