Grain transportation faces post-pandemic challenges

Mohammad Torshizi (Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology) says grain transportation was a success during the first year of the pandemic, but might face some post-pandemic challenges revealed during COVID-19.

Essential service designation called necessary

An agricultural economist says declaring the food supply chain an essential service will help get critical goods to consumers during the COVID-19 emergency. Experts say declaration helps protect Canada’s food supply chain but won’t prevent shortages or price increases