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Friday, 17 March 2017 13:53

MBP Carbon Pricing Policies Could Help Parkland Producers

The Manitoba Beef Producers have taken their stance on carbon pricing.

MBP released their carbon pricing policy Thursday morning, and held a conference call with the media as well.

President Ben Fox believes that, if used, their policies could benefit Parkland producers going forward.

"If it comes to fruition where our ideas six ideas from our paper get utilized, it'll be a big lift for the beef producers, and basically all agriculture producers in the province."


Part of MBP's policy implementations include exempting on-farm agricultural emissions, and recognizing agriculture for the greenhouse gas reduction benefits it provides.

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Weekend Fires in Brandon Under Investigation

Monday, 18 December 2017 07:12
Weekend Fires in Brandon Under Investigation
A pair of downtown fires in Brandon this weekend are being treated as suspicious.

Changes to MVSD's International Field Trip Policy

Monday, 18 December 2017 06:17
Changes to MVSD's International Field Trip Policy

Students planning to go on international trips now have longer to plan for them after the Mountain View School Division changed their field trip policy.

Christmas Came Early For Churchill

Monday, 18 December 2017 05:04
Christmas Came Early For Churchill

Residents of Churchill received an early Christmas gift.

UPDATE: Traffic Can Now Cross The Bridge At The Narrows

Sunday, 17 December 2017 20:25
UPDATE:  Traffic Can Now Cross The Bridge At The Narrows

CKDM received a report that a ready to move home was stuck on a Bridge on Highway 68 at The Narrows.