Alberta elects a new government, leasing vs. buying farm equipment, markets bend to politics, and farmers’ seeding plans


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Jennifer Blair of the Alberta Farmer Express reports on how farmers in that province are being impacted by the carbon tax and how the newly elected government’s plan to get rid of it may not offer relief, Country Guide machinery editor Scott Garvey discusses an upcoming trip to the world’s largest farm machinery show, plus the pros and cons of purchasing and leasing farm equipment, and Mike Jubinville of MarketsFarm reports on the progress – if any – being made in the canola dispute between Canada and China and if it’s having an impact on farmers’ seeding plans. Hosted by Dave Bedard.

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