September 10, 2019 9:14 am

Premier Doug Ford to discuss agriculture in Woodstock on Tuesday

Premier Doug Ford delivering remarks on Ontario jobs in Markham on April 16, 2019.

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The premier of Ontario will be talking agriculture in southwestern Ontario on Tuesday.

Premier Doug Ford will be in Woodstock hosting a roundtable discussion with local farmers and industry organizations at Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show.

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The Progressive Conservative leader voiced his support for the province’s agricultural sector during the 2018 election, going as far as promising to increase the agricultural insurance Risk Management Program to $150 million.

Also attending the talks on Tuesday will be Ontario Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Ernie Hardeman.

Hardeman is the longtime MPP for Oxford, a riding that includes Woodstock.

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