Access to locally grown fruits and vegetables has been put at risk.
Today, Canadians enjoy access to affordable produce grown locally. Over 1,400 Ontario farms alone employ seasonal agricultural workers.
But the federal government may change that.
Federal regulators who oversee the program are implementing more and more regulations, and some in government are advocating for ending the program all together.
These changes could hurt Canadian consumers. Access to affordable, locally grown produce is at risk.