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May 24, 2019, 11:33 ET Government of Canada invests in the poultry sector to drive innovation and growth

MONTREAL, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau toured the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Montreal in St. Hyacinthe, where she...


May 23, 2019, 10:24 ET Media Advisory - The Government of Canada invests in Canada's poultry sector

OTTAWA, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honorable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will announce an investment to drive innovation in the poultry sector and tour the laboratories...


May 21, 2019, 14:54 ET Canada Expands Beef Access to Japan, Providing a Boost for Middle Class Farming Families

OTTAWA, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Maintaining and expanding market access for Canada's high-quality agricultural products means greater export opportunities, the creation of good, middle-class jobs, and...


May 14, 2019, 16:35 ET Government Invests in Canada's First National Bioeconomy Strategy to Help Grow a Clean Economy

OTTAWA, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced today an investment of up to $200,000 to Bioindustrial Innovation Canada under the Canadian...


May 13, 2019, 19:51 ET Minister Bibeau concludes G20 ministerial meeting and visit to Japan

TOKYO, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, wrapped up a successful four-day visit to Japan where she represented Canada at the G20 Agriculture...


May 13, 2019, 10:22 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau to discuss G20 agriculture Ministers' Meeting and Japan outreach

OTTAWA, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will hold a media callback to discuss her participation at the G20 agriculture Ministers' Meeting and the...


May 13, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau to discuss G20 agriculture Ministers' Meeting and Japan outreach/

OTTAWA, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will hold a media callback to discuss her participation at the G20 agriculture Ministers' Meeting and the...


May 10, 2019, 17:18 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau to discuss G20 agriculture Ministers' Meeting and Japan outreach

OTTAWA, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will hold a media callback to discuss her participation at the G20 agriculture Ministers' Meeting and the...


May 09, 2019, 15:18 ET Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau attending G20 Agriculture Ministers' Meeting in Japan

OTTAWA, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to expanding market opportunities to reach its goal of $75 billion in annual agri-food exports by 2025. Today, Minister of...


May 02, 2019, 12:45 ET Government of Canada invests in 4-H Canada to support the next generation of agricultural leaders

OTTAWA, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau announced an investment of up to $3 million under the AgriCompetiveness Program for 4-H Canada while meeting with ...


May 01, 2019, 15:55 ET Media Advisory - Government supports next generations of agricultural leaders

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will make a funding announcement in support of 4-H Canada's national youth programs while speaking at their...


May 01, 2019, 11:52 ET Governments Extend 2019 AgriStability Enrollment Deadline

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Farmers form the backbone of rural communities across Canada. They are integral to expanding our middle-class and strengthening our economy. Federal-provincial-territorial ...


May 01, 2019, 11:22 ET Government of Canada Taking Action for Canada's Canola Sector

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's canola producers are key drivers of jobs, economic prosperity and growth for the middle class, exporting $11 billion in canola to more than 50 countries in 2018....


May 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau and Minister Carr to provide update on canola

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification, will provide an update on the government's...


Apr 30, 2019, 19:15 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau and Minister Carr to provide update on canola

OTTAWA, April 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification, will provide an update on the government's...


Apr 29, 2019, 11:46 ET Government of Canada invests in co-operative cheese factory to modernize equipment and help grow markets

ST. ALBERT, ON, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced an investment of up to $1.5 million under the Dairy Processing Investment Fund to St-Albert ...


Apr 29, 2019, 06:31 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada Supports Dairy Processing in Ontario/

OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau, and Member of Parliament for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell Francis Drouin, will make a funding announcement in...


Apr 26, 2019, 14:10 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada Supports Dairy Processing in Ontario

OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau, and Member of Parliament for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell Francis Drouin, will make a funding announcement in...


Apr 26, 2019, 12:51 ET Minister Bibeau joins food security symposium to discuss A Food Policy for Canada

TORONTO, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, joined leaders and stakeholders from across Canada's food system to highlight the Government's...


Apr 26, 2019, 10:43 ET Government of Canada invests in innovation to grow food processing industry in Ontario

VAUGHAN, ON, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, while visiting a manufacturing facility in Southern Ontario, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau, along with Member of Parliament...


Apr 25, 2019, 15:59 ET Government of Canada supports a strong and innovative Canadian Pork Industry

BRESLAU, ON, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Raj Saini, Member of Parliament (Kitchener Centre), announced a repayable contribution of up to $10 ...


Apr 25, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau brings keynote address at Food Security Symposium

OTTAWA, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will be at the Food Security Symposium in Toronto, ON to bring a keynote address and participate in an...


Apr 25, 2019, 09:54 ET Investing in Canada's bioeconomy to help provide opportunities for farmers and grow the clean economy

BURLINGTON, ON, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian bioeconomy is an exciting opportunity for farmers, generating more than $4 billion in sales each year. Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of...


Apr 24, 2019, 14:14 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau brings remarks at Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank's Seed Symposium

OTTAWA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Bryan May, Member of Parliament for Cambridge, will be at the Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank (CSHFB) in...


Apr 24, 2019, 12:53 ET Media Advisory - The Government of Canada supports modernization in food processing industry

OTTAWA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, along with Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for Vaughan—Woodbridge, will be at Riverside Natural...