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Thursday Jul 24 | The Western Producer

Consumers have dim view of agriculture

A survey shows many consumers are not aware that farmers are driving diverse and innovative changes in the industry.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Minister Ritz Highlights Importance of Canada-US Agricultural Trade at Major Economic Summit

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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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Western Producer

Farm community must live up to itsa

The term "science-based approach" has become a catch phrase used frequently by folks in agriculture and farm policy.a © And despite its neutral appearance, the slogan has come to be used in situations where the stakeholder or official wants to counter another's position.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Apiculture

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Harper Government Invests in New Surveillance System to Document Canadian Honey Bee Health

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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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Apiculture, Life, Food, Honey

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Brandon Sun

Federal agriculture minister expects WTO ruling on meat labelling this summer

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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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Media Advisory: Ministers Michelle Rempel and Gerry Ritz to Announce...

Date: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Time: 10:00 a.m. Location: Canada Beef Inc. South 146-6715 8th Street NE Calgary, Alberta

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

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