Canada Fresh Water

Why is Harper Selling Canada's Fresh Water Supply to French Companies?

Maude Barlow | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Maude Barlow

The massive increase in beef and pork exports that have been negotiated will put a terrible strain on our water supplies. It takes over 15 million litres of water to produce one tonne of beef, for example. What we need is more sustainable and local food production, not massive new trade deals that will strain our water sources beyond their capacity.