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Canadian Grain Commission user fees — a closer look

Planned changes to inspection and other fees represent an added cost of $2,750 over a 5,000-acre farm


The Canada Grain Act was enacted in 1912. The last set of significant amendments was made in the early 1970s. Since then, there have been vast changes in farm operations, grain handling, marketing, exporting and the global marketplace. The time is exactly right to modernize the Canada Grain Act. The federal government passed Bill C-45, […] Read more