Trudeau’s nitrogen policy will decimate Canadian farming

“Much like in the Netherlands [and Sri Lanka], Justin Trudeau is bringing in [an ESG inspired] nitrogen emissions cap that will absolutely decimate Canadian farming. In December 2020, the Trudeau government unveiled their new climate plan, with a focus on reducing nitrous oxide emissions from fertilizer by 30% below 2020 levels by 2030. … [A]ny attempt to lower admissions by reducing nitrogen fertilizer will consequently lower crop yields over the next decade, hurting the Agriculture sector and, more importantly, hurting farmers.”

Originally published here by The Counter Signal on 8 July 2022.

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