Market Development Program Launched

By Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada The agriculture, agri-food and seafood industries will benefit from a new program to expand market share and foster economic growth. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Helping secure a bright future for Alberta’s children

By newsroom@gov.ab.ca

The Premier and her Cabinet are restoring education funding for the 2015-16 school year —and are also funding enrolment growth — to provide needed resources to support student learning.

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Source:: Government of Alberta

      

Working together to grow an industry, BC Beef Day celebrates partnership

The wait is over. An event that a lot of people have circled on their calendars is underway as the 6th annual B.C. Beef Day, and all the tasty food and festivities that go with it, is in full swing behind Victoria’s Parliament Buildings today. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia

      

Premier reverses decision to close Calgary Young Offender Centre

By newsroom@gov.ab.ca

Young offenders in Calgary and southern Alberta will stay in custody in Calgary to receive rehabilitative education services.

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Source:: Government of Alberta

      

Minister Ambrose Launches Video Testimonials on Prescription Drug Abuse

By Health Canada The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today unveiled four promotional videos featuring personal stories from Canadians directly affected by prescription drug abuse. As part of the federal approach to combatting prescription drug abuse, these powerful videos aim to increase awareness of the effects of prescription drug abuse on the lives of youth and their families. Each video reflects the real life story of Canadians and the impact of prescription drug abuse on their family, and through a series of powerful images and testimonials, they tell the story of addiction; its consequences, treatment, and recovery. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary to Address the NLTA’s 2015 Teacher Induction Ceremony

Education and Early Childhood Development

Tom Hedderson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Derrick Dalley, Acting Minister of Education, will speak at the Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers’ Association (NLTA) 2015 Ceremony of Induction into the teaching profession tomorrow (Friday, May 29). The event will take place at 10:00 a.m. at Glendenning Golf Course, 120 Gabriel Road, St. John’s.

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Source:: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

      

Icon Sculpting: Open Art Studio Event

By Gentlemen Prefer Marilyn Icon Sculpting’s Evgeni Vodenitcharov and his partners are responsible for most of the large sculptures that give the Las Vegas strip it’s distinct look. They are hosting an open art studio event on May 31, 2015, sharing the process and design involved in their fine art, commercial sculptures and private commissions. Guests artists featured are Mycki Manning and Daniel Miller. [PR.com] …read more

Source:: Pr.Com – United States

      

Ontario Invests in New World-Class Dairy Research Facility in Elora

By newsroom@ontario.ca (Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs)

Ontario has helped to create a new state-of-the-art
livestock research and innovation centre to develop new food products that are
healthier, safer, and produced in an environmentally sustainable manner.

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Source:: Government of Ontario