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Library of Parliament Publications: Agriculture/Agri-Food

The Library of Parliament publishes a wide range of publications as background material for Members of Parliament. This popular series of publications offer "thumb-nail sketches" of current issues, from a non-partisan perspective. There are 4 different types of papers:

  • Current Issue Reviews (e.g. Catalogue No.: ##-##E, average 25 pages)
  • Background Papers (e.g. Catalogue No.: BP-XXXE, average 30 pages)
  • Mini Reviews (e.g. Catalogue No.: MR-XXXE, average 8 pages)
  • Parliamentary Research Branch (e.g. Catalogue No.: PRB XX-XXE, average 30 pages, but ones noted as "In Brief" are as short as 2 pages)
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Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy and its Relationship to Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (20 January 2004) PRB 03-27E $9.95 Add to Cart
Canada's Domestic Agricultural Supports and the World Trade Organization (20 September 2005) PRB 05-36E $13.50 Add to Cart
Canadian Feed Policy and BSE (11 July 2005) PRB 05-06E $13.50 Add to Cart
Carbon Sequestration by Agricultural Soil (30 January 2001) PRB 00-38E $13.50 Add to Cart
Chronology of BSE-Related Events and Government Initiatives [In Brief] (21 October 2008) PRB 04-12E $9.95 Add to Cart
Compositional Standards for Cheese in Canada (26 December 2007) PRB 07-41E $9.95 Add to Cart
Corn Ethanomics: A Look at the Recent US Experience (31 May 2007) PRB 07-02E $4.95 Add to Cart
Country-of-Origin Labelling (10 April 2003) PRB 03-02E $13.50 Add to Cart
Farm Size and Financial Health and Government Payments (23 July 2007) PRB 07-53E $9.95 Add to Cart
Federal Taxation of Farmers: Discussion of Issues (4 July 2006) PRB 05-102E $13.50 Add to Cart
The Financial Structure Of Agriculture In The Canadian and American Prairies, 1971 to 2001 (2 January 2003) PRB 02-60E $13.50 Add to Cart
Food Labelling - The Case of Dairy Products: Economic, Legislative and Trade Aspects (14 October 2008) PRB 05-29E $24.95 Add to Cart
Genetically Modified Wheat (3 February 2004) PRB 03-32E $13.50 Add to Cart
Glossary of Agricultural Programs, Acts and Terms (30 June 2006) PRB 06-17E $29.95 Add to Cart
The Grain Industry in Canada (26 June 2001) PRB 98-2E $19.95 Add to Cart
Imports of Butteroil/Sugar Blends (9 August 2005) PRB 98-5E $16.50 Add to Cart
Intellectual Property Rights in Plants and the Farmer’s Privilege [In Brief] (11 October 2005) PRB 05-33E $9.95 Add to Cart
Mad Cow Disease and Canada's Cattle Industry in Canada (12 July 2005) PRB 03-01E $19.95 Add to Cart
Molecular Farming (4 July 2005) PRB 05-09E $13.50 Add to Cart
The Multifunctionality of Agriculture: Summary of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture Conference (23 October 2000) PRB 00-14E $13.50 Add to Cart
The New Common Agricultural Policy for Europe (20 January 2004) PRB 03-51E $16.50 Add to Cart
Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) to International Trade in Agricultural Commodities: Technical and Sanitary Aspects (4 August 1999) PRB 99-13E $13.50 Add to Cart
Organic Farming in Canada (5 October 2004) PRB 00-29E $13.50 Add to Cart
Recombinant Bovine Somatotropin (rbST) (11 August 1999) PRB 98-1E $16.50 Add to Cart
The Terminator Technology [In Brief] (22 March 2006) PRB 05-88E $4.95 Add to Cart

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