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Canadian ambassador, in letter to U.S. governors, defends dairy policies as compliant with NAFTA

April 19, 2017 at 9:49 AM
Following President Trump’s charge earlier this week that U.S. dairy farmers have suffered from “some very unfair things” in Canada, the country’s envoy to Washington, David MacNaughton, said U.S. claims are not based on fact -- and that Canada is living up to its international trade obligations. “Canada does not accept the contention that Canada’s dairy policies are the cause of financial loss for dairy farmers in the United States. The facts do not bear this out,” MacNaughton wrote in...

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