Blaine Pedersen

PC candidate in the Midland Southern Manitoba race.

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Province replaces “outdated” mining reserve fund

November 4, 2019

The Reminder - ...to take on this important role in supporting and attracting new investment to Manitoba and the north,” said Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen in the news release. “[The] MCC has a strong and established network that is well-positioned to work collaboratively and respond to the needs of...

Ag portfolio expands in Man.

October 31, 2019

The Producer - ...new agriculture minister is looking at a very full plate. Blaine Pedersen, who ran a cattle ranch near Elm Creek for 30 years, is now responsible for agriculture, mining, forestry, wildlife management and watershed districts in the province. Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister unveiled his new cabinet...

New title and new faces as Pallister changes up cabinet

October 31, 2019

Manitoba Cooperator - ...is in the hands of a new minister after a provincial cabinet shuffle Oct. 23. Blaine Pedersen will head up the newly expanded Department of Agriculture and Resource Development, the province said, taking over from previous agriculture minister Ralph Eichler. Eichler, meanwhile, has been appointed...

Public urged to call ahead for land access

October 30, 2019

Manitoba Cooperator - ...should come with some guarantee of more controlled access. Ralph Eichler was appointed Minister of Economic Development and Training on Oct. 23. Blaine Pedersen replaces Eichler as the Minister of Agriculture and Resource...

News briefs

October 28, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...with post-secondary education and training to create synergies and alignment between learning and the jobs that will drive the economy. Midland MLA Blaine Pedersen will be minister of the new agriculture and resource development department, an expanded department focused on agriculture and natural resources,...

Friesen Remains Health Minister, Transformation Coming To Rural MB

October 25, 2019

Pembina Valley Online - ...combined with post-secondary education and training to create synergies and alignment between learning and the jobs that will drive the economy. Blaine Pedersen, MLA for Midland, will be the minister of the new Department of Agriculture and Resource Development, an expanded department focused on agriculture...

Small-scale Manitoba farmers fight for crop insurance after year of tough weather

October 24, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...Swiss chard crop. (Tyson Koschik/CBC) He and other members of Direct Farm met with former Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler (who was replaced by Blaine Pedersen in Wednesday's cabinet shuffle) on Tuesday to try to start a conversation about the insurance process. "This is a sector of farming in Manitoba...

Eichler out as Manitoba’s agriculture minister

October 23, 2019

Manitoba Cooperator - Blaine Pedersen has succeeded Ralph Eichler as minister of agriculture as Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister shuffled his cabinet on Wednesday. The move comes six weeks after the provincial election in which the Progressive-Conservatives won a second majority. Also, it expands from 13 to 15 members including...

Rural MLA is Manitoba’s new ag minister

October 23, 2019

The Producer - ...has a new agriculture minister. Blaine Pedersen, an MLA from the rural constituency of Midland, was sworn in as the minister responsible for the Department of Agriculture and Resource Development. The new department will have additional responsibilities, including watershed districts, forestry, mining,...

Goertzen Remains Education Minister

October 23, 2019

Steinbach Online - ...with post-secondary education and training to create synergies and alignment between learning and the jobs that will drive the economy. • Blaine Pedersen (MLA for Midland) will be the minister of the new Department of Agriculture and Resource Development, an expanded department focused on agriculture...

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