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TORONTO - The Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario have heard farmers' concerns and are responding with new steps to improve the corn production insurance plan. ...
Corrected, May 6, 2019 — Canada’s big two railways can expect a small raise in the amount of revenue they get to keep from hauling Prairie grain in the coming crop year. The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) on Tuesday announced it will set the volume-related composite price index (VRCPI) at …
Valmet has completed its acquisition of J&L Fiber Services Inc., a manufacturer and provider of refiner segments to the pulp, paper and fiberboard industry.
The City of Ottawa has unveiled a Goods Movement Backgrounder study report. The study describes current goods movement issues, conditions and trends, and reports on best practices for addressing these issues in the context of promoting sustainable transportation.
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will be hosting a national webinar on March 25, 2019 for the Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) on the federal carbon tax registration system.
These technologies further demonstrate the untapped value of used plastics and have the potential to dramatically accelerate our transition to a circular economy.
Linda Young, the vice-president of HR and people development at Bison Transport, will lead Trucking HR Canada’s board of directors.
Statistics Canada reported a record trade deficit in December, while Ag exports were reported up from the previous month. Here we look at miscellaneous trade data found in the December report.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford was a guest of Challenger Motor Freight this week, as he toured the carrier’s Cambridge facility, stopped to chat with drivers, technicians and employees and then sat down with company chairman Dan Einwechter as well as Ontario Trucking Association chair David Carruth of One for Freight and president Stephen Laskowski to discuss some of the trucking industry’s most pressing issues.
Nitrogen fertilizer prices jumped sharply higher for the second week in a row, with anhydrous prices increasing 9%.
Greif, a supplier of industrial packaging products, will acquire Caraustar Industries a recycled paperboard and packaging solutions company, for US $1.8 billion.
In documentation provided to CTAand now published on the Agency’s website, CRA explains that while it is legal for Canadians to incorporate, they must understand what this entails and follow the proper filing procedures.
During November, chemical output rose across all regions except the Gulf Coast, where it edged lower.
Global chemicals production improved slightly in October after stable activity in September.
Hand signals are an ideal communication tool when working around noisy farm machinery. Many times the noise is so loud it is impossible to hear even if everyone is yelling. The hand signals provide a way to communicate the needed information effectively. These signals should be learned and used by the farm family, employees and farm visitors such as feed truck drivers, chemical salespeople and Extension agents.
15 essential winter trucking safety tips for driving in snow and bad weather. Winter driving commands a special skill set for professional truck drivers.
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