Canada Invited to TPP Talks

The countries involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations have now invited Canada to join the talks. The National Cattlemen's Beef Association welcomed the news – noting Canada is the top export market for U.S. beef. NCBA Vice President Bob McCan says the strong trade relationship with Canada has been a win-win for cattlemen and consumers in both countries. He says Canada's entry into TPP negotiations will only strengthen the trade relationship. According to the National Foreign Trade Council – U.S. exporters and the millions of Americans they employ stand to benefit greatly from strong North American representation in the talks. is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.