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U.S. timber industry a cautionary tale for Canadian agriculture

Consumers are beginning to reject agriculture’s social 
licence to operate, and producers are paying the price

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s called social licence — and farmers will pay a steep price if they lose it. It happened to American logger Bruce Vincent, who offered his story as a cautionary tale to a rapt audience of beef producers at the recent Alberta Beef Industry Conference. “Our social licence to operate was rejected by the public,” […] Read more