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Dutch distributor buys Manitoba Claas dealerships

A major Dutch farm equipment distributor is buying into the Manitoba equipment business, with deals for GenAg and Hepson Equipment. Royal Reesink announced Friday it has bought controlling stakes in the two companies. GenAg has two dealerships, one at Portage la Prairie and the other between Winkler and Morden; Hepson operates one just north of […] Read more

Tories’ climate plan focused on green investment

The federal Conservatives’ proposed replacement for the Liberal government’s framework on climate change offers several shout-outs to farmers, in a document focused on green investment rather than current consumption patterns. The lead opposition party’s plan, launched Wednesday by leader Andrew Scheer, proposes to scrap the Trudeau government’s current carbon pricing plan, which imposes levies on […] Read more