Manitoba’s thriving agri-food industry and well diversified industrial mix are driving a 12 per cent increase in the province’s exports this year, followed by a 7 per cent increase in 2015, according to Export Development Canada’s (EDC) recent economic forecast.

Agriculture still king in Manitoba

Manitoba’s thriving agri-food industry and well diversified industrial mix are driving a 12 per cent increase in the province’s exports this year.

Agriculture is more important to Canada’s exports than any other country.

Canada ranks number one

Canada is the world’s top agriculture trader when compared to all other countries on a per capita basis, according to Farm Credit Canada.

When Carman Palliative Care Coordinator Shannon Bergsma and Access Credit Union Regional Manager North Tim Doerksen stood next to the 2014 Memory Tree on November 13, it had already begun to fill out with doves. (EMILY DISTEFANO/CARMAN VALLEY LEADER)

Memory Tree returns to Carman

Carman Palliative Care and Access Credit Union are once again asking for the public's help in decorating the Memory Tree this holiday season.

   

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