KAP President Applauds Provincial Carbon Pricing Plan #carbontax for all 

Well, there you have it. The President of Keystone Agricultural Producers is applauding the Manitoba government’s recently unveiled carbon pricing plan.In September of last year the federal government announced that a carbon pricing system must be in place in all provinces by the end of 2018.On Friday the Manitoba Government made public its proposed provincial plan.Dan Mazier, the President of Keystone Agricultural Producers, says heading into the development of the plan agriculture’s biggest concern was the issue of competitiveness and the fear that the industry could be taxed out of out of the market place when competing with farmers in other jurisdictions, especially the United States, who won’t be facing such costs and that taxes on heavy emitters would be passed to farmers adding to their costs.

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