Glen Koroluk, Cathy Holtslander and Ian Lordon work for Beyond Factory Farming, a national non-profit organization that promotes food sovereignty and socially responsible livestock production in Canada.

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    From the world’s breadbasket to the empire’s fuel tank

    In the first half of 2008, Parliament Hill was the scene of a heated battle over the future of agriculture in Canada. The victor’s spoils: Bill C-33, an Act that would amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act to give the federal government the power to mandate five per cent ethanol content in gasoline and two per cent biodiesel in transportation and home heating fuel.