Canada Supply Management

Quebec Farmers, Cows Protest Ahead Of Federal Leaders' Debate

CBC | Posted 09.24.2016 | Canada Politics

Quebec dairy farmers thrust their fight over supply management into the election spotlight today, bringing a pair of cows to the site of tonight's federal leaders debate.

Critics of Supply Management Should Get Their Facts Right

Bruce Muirhead | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada Business
Bruce Muirhead

A few tired articles have been published by the usual suspects to encourage the government to get rid of supply management, which matches domestic demand with domestic supply in the five sectors it covers -- eggs, dairy, chicken, turkey and hatching eggs.

Is Canada's Supply Management System Worth Saving?

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Canadian cheese lovers, Marianne Renaut feels your pain.The Belgian-born Quebecer is shocked by the high price of Canadian dairy, and trips...

Who Is Looking Out for the Consumer?

Keith Beardsley | Posted 12.30.2011 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

Canadian consumers are growing increasingly frustrated that we pay more than our American neighbours for the same products even though our dollar is comparable to the US dollar. The problem for Harper is how do you contain that frustration and prevent it from turning into anger that can cost you votes?