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  1. Consumers have dim view of agricultureRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | FarmingUK

    ... last week, but a report released this spring shows consumers aren't as confident. Federal agriculture minister Gerry Ritz and his provincial counterparts released a statement following their meeting in Winnipeg praising federal and regional efforts ...

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  2. Consumers have dim view of agricultureRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Western Producer

    ... last week, but a report released this spring shows consumers aren't as confident. Federal agriculture minister Gerry Ritz and his provincial counterparts released a statement following their meeting in Winnipeg praising federal and regional efforts ...

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  3. Minister Ritz Highlights Importance of Canada-US Agricultural Trade at Major Economic SummitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sys-Con Media

    Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz today addressed the Pacific NorthWest Economic Region Foundation Summit where he underscored the importance of free and unfettered trade to drive competitiveness, create jobs and provide economic opportunities on both sides of the border.

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  4. Livestock projects fundedRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart announced two new research projects worth nearly $1 million that will benefit livestock producers in the province and across Canada.

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  5. Farm community must live up to itsaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Western Producer

    ... or official (agriculture ministers included) wants to counter another's position. a Agriculture minister Gerry Ritz continually refers to the promotion of a "science-based approach" in trade negotiations or trade disputes, like U.S. ...

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  6. Industry Group Makes Recommendations to Advance Ag Sector InnovationRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Sys-Con Media

    ... -866-345-7972 Follow us on Twitter: @AAFC_Canada Jeff English Director of Communications Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz 613-773-1059

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  7. New surveillance system to document national bee healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Regina Leader Post

    ... understands the fundamental role bees play in keeping Canadian agriculture strong," said Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, who announced $1 million in funding for the project. The project aims to track diseases, pests and chemical residues in ...

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  8. New System to Document Canadian Honey Bee HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | PortStanleyNews.com

    July 15, 2014: Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz today announced an investment of $1 million to the Beekeepers Commission of Alberta to initiate a four-year-nation-wide surveillance project to document the health profile of honey bee colonies in Canada.

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  9. Harper Government Invests in New Surveillance System to Document Canadian Honey Bee HealthRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sys-Con Media

    Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz today announced an investment of $1 million to the Beekeepers Commission of Alberta to initiate a four-year-nation-wide surveillance project to document the health profile of honey bee colonies in Canada.

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  10. Livestock projects fundedRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart announced two new research projects worth nearly $1 million that will benefit livestock producers in the province and across Canada.

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  11. Ontario FarmerRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Ontario Farmer Daily

    ... between federal and provincial jurisdiction and standards is acute. Its proposals, says Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will bring Canada in line with U.S. names and standards and therefore facilitate trade. Ontario producers got a heads up when ...

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  12. Federal agriculture minister expects WTO ruling on meat labelling this summerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Weyburn Review

    Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz expects the next ruling in the long, drawn-out dispute over meat-labelling requirements imposed by the United States to come later this summer.

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  13. Media Advisory: Ministers Michelle Rempel and Gerry Ritz to Announce...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Sys-Con Media

    ... Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, together with the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will make an announcement to support jobs and growth, while enhancing trade and ...

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  14. Hearings on changes to Plant Breeders Rights ActaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Western Producer

    ... potentially restrict their ability to clean and condition farm saved seed. a Federal agriculture minister Gerry Ritz had indicated that he would like to see the bill enacted before the beginning of the 2014-15 crop year, which commences Aug. ...

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  15. Ontario FarmerRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Ontario Farmer Daily

    ... between federal and provincial jurisdiction and standards is acute. Its proposals, says Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will bring Canada in line with U.S. names and standards and therefore facilitate trade. Ontario producers got a heads up when ...

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  16. Trade agreement with China big deal for South Okanagan cherry growersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Osoyoos Times

    ... new revenue. Provincial Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick recently toured China with federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz as part of a trade mission. "The B.C. government has worked closely with cherry growers, the federal government and Chinese ...

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  17. Agri-foods sector expandsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... to China and continuing to increase on our already record-setting exports." Led by federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, industry and government leaders from across Canada met with senior Chinese officials in Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai. The ...

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  18. Harper Government Announces New Proposed Standards for Canadian Maple SyrupRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... . Contacts: Jeff English Director of Communications The Office of Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture 613-773-1059 Media Relations Canadian Food Inspection Agency 613-773-6600

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  19. Livestock projects fundedRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart announced two new research projects worth nearly $1 million that will benefit livestock producers in the province and across Canada.

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  20. MPs head home for summer, but agriculture issuesaRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Western Producer

    ... none of the bill's supporting draft regulations had been made public as of June 23. a Agriculture minister Gerry Ritz has promised those regulations will be finalized by Aug. 1, the start of the next crop year. With public consultations yet ...

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