March 27, 1968 (27th Parliament, 2nd Session)

PC

Warner Herbert Jorgenson

Progressive Conservative

Mr. W. H. Jorgenson (Provencher):

Mr. Speaker, the farmers of western Canada will be pleased to receive at last the final payments for the crop which was delivered to the board during the 1966-67 crop year. I think, however, they will be somewhat disappointed because that price has not kept pace with the increased cost of production.
March 27, 1968

small thing in view of the legitimate expectation of improved world demand, and the farmers of this country will hold the government responsible for negligence when it comes to selling their wheat.

Topic:   WHEAT-FINAL PAYMENT FOR 1966-67 CROP
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