Blaine Pedersen

PC candidate in the Midland Southern Manitoba race.

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COVID-19 bad news for Manitoba potato producers

April 24, 2020

Winnipeg Sun - ...would help out is if there was some funding … to help remove the excess that is currently there with no market.” Manitoba Agricultural Minister Blaine Pedersen said these pains are being felt across the agricultural landscape, hitting just about every commodity. Figuring out aid for the agricultural sector...

Province says mic is open on forage insurance review

March 16, 2020

Manitoba Cooperator - ...and only a small proportion of forage acres are insured when compared to annual crops,” Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Blaine Pedersen said. “To bridge that gap, we need to better understand the risks, challenges and effectiveness of the current program to help ensure it meets...

Province going ahead on flat carbon tax, lower PST

March 13, 2020

Manitoba Cooperator - ...has disputed the federal government’s claim that it has not received a proposal. Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Blaine Pedersen said the federal government has had the province’s proposal for months, while negotiations have been ongoing. The federal government has not,...

Manitobans urged to cancel large events, keep their distance in public

March 13, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...positive for COVID-19. The government would not confirm whether Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Eileen Clarke and Agriculture Minister Blaine Pedersen are self-isolating, citing privacy legislation. But it said all provincial employees who were at the conference have been asked to remove themselves...

Manitoba confirms three presumptive cases of COVID-19

March 12, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...tested positive. The Manitoba government would not confirm whether Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Eileen Clarke and Agriculture Minister Blaine Pedersen are self-isolating, citing privacy legislation. But it said all provincial employees who were at the conference have been asked to remove themselves...

Trois cas présumés de la COVID-19 à Winnipeg

March 12, 2020

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...du Manitoba n'a pas voulu confirmer si Eileen Clarke, la ministre des Relations avec les Autochtones et le Nord, et le ministre de l'Agriculture, Blaine Pedersen, se trouvaient en isolement volontaire, invoquant la législation sur la vie privée. Le gouvernement a toutefois indiqué qu'il a été demandé...

2nd and 3rd presumptive cases of coronavirus identified in Manitoba

March 12, 2020

CBC Manitoba - ...tested positive. The Manitoba government would not confirm whether Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Eileen Clarke and Agriculture Minister Blaine Pedersen are self-isolating, citing privacy legislation. But it said all provincial employees who were at the conference have been asked to remove themselves...

Winnipeg Free Press

March 6, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...crops." — Mario Tenuta Premier Brian Pallister did not make any mention of emissions reductions in his mandate letter to Agriculture Minister Blaine Pedersen earlier this week. He did, however, outline the maintenance of wetlands in order to help increase carbon storage and improve water quality. In...

Pallister gives cabinet ministers marching orders for new session

March 4, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...Sign Up I agree to the Terms and Conditions, Cookie and Privacy Policies, and CASL agreement. Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Blaine Pedersen is directed to lead the development of a comprehensive provincial water management strategy, and to work with First Nations, Métis, landowners,...

Portfolio shift raises fears for endangered species

February 26, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...species, and who is most in conflict with species protection? Miners, loggers, and farmers." The Minister for Agriculture and Resource Development, Blaine Pedersen (PC - Midland), was not made available for an interview to explain the rationale for his department taking on responsibility for endangered species...

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