Charlottetown, PE – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

The Honourable Wayne Easter, Member of Parliament for Malpeque, on behalf of the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, together with the Honourable Bloyce Thompson, Prince Edward Island Minister of Agriculture and Land, will announce a new initiative to assist hog producers affected by processing shut downs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


April 16, 2021

2:30 p.m. (Atlantic Daylight Time)

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Jean-Sébastien Comeau 

Press Secretary

Office of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food


Media Relations

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 

Ottawa, Ontario



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Ron Ryder

Communications Officer

Prince Edward Island Department of Agriculture and Land

Charlottetown, PE