RealAg Radio, Sept 20: USMCA, the Canadian economy, and a Roughrider apology

A&W Beyond Meat burger (A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.).

After a couple brief discussions on the highly controversial leaked photos of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, some college football, and more, today’s show covers:

  • The top ag news, with RealAgriculture’s Jessika Guse;
  • What does the Federal Reserve’s move down on interest rates mean for Canada, especially given the lack of movement here? Farm Credit Canada’s chief economist, J.P. Gervais, joins the show to discuss the move, and provides his thoughts on the Canadian economy.
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders’ apology to the province’s cattle ranchers, after an A&W commercial aired with Roughrider fans trying the company’s Beyond Meat burgers outside Mosaic Stadium during a Rider game. Rancher Adrienne Ivey joins the show with her take; and

Have feedback on the show? Connect with host Shaun Haney via email [email protected], or on Twitter, by using the hashtag, #RealAgRadio.

RealAg Radio airs every weekday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. ET (2:30 p.m. MT) on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM.

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