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Media Notice - Minister Bibeau to host press conference highlighting support for farmers impacted by extreme weather

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WINNIPEG, MB, July 21, 2021 /CNW/ - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will highlight ongoing support measures for Manitoba and Canadian farmers impacted by extreme weather, following a tour of farms in the drought-stricken Interlake Region.

Date
July 22, 2021

Event

Time

Location

Media Photo Opportunity

Minister Bibeau will visit a local grains and oilseeds producer at his farm where media will be invited to take photos and b-roll video footage.

2:10 p.m. (local time)

R.S.V.P. REQUIRED

G&G Farms (Curtis McRae)

917 Bowser Rd

St. Andrews, Manitoba

*ALL media who wish to attend need to pre-register with jan.cote@agr.gc.ca.

Space is limited

Press Conference

Minister Bibeau to highlight support to Canadian farmers impacted by extreme weather

3:30 p.m. (local time)

CN Stage and Field at the Forks (outdoors)

1 Forks Market Rd

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Facebook Live

Livestream of press conference

3:30 p.m. (local time)

Facebook.com/CanadianAgriculture

Please note that local health directives related to COVID-19 must be adhered to at all times. Masks and physical distancing are encouraged, even when outdoors.

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