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  2. One in eight Canadian jobs is directly linked to the sector, which contributed $142.7 billion2 to our national economy in 2019, and is thus a major driver of economic growth.
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  15. In addition to the challenges that all farmers face, Indigenous farmers can encounter obstacles associated with colonization, such as regulatory systems including the Indian Act, as well as natural and geographic factors.
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  22. Newfoundland & Labrador farms have the highest rate of leased and rented farmland in Canada
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