Alberta government to address efforts to protect food security during COVID-19 pandemic

The Alberta government is scheduled to provide an update Thursday morning on how the province is addressing food security during the growing COVID-19 pandemic.

Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Devin Dreeshen and Paul Wynnyk, Deputy Minister of Municipal Affairs, are scheduled to speak to the media at 11:30 a.m.

A media release issued Thursday morning said the officials will provide an update on the ongoing work to protect food security amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Government officials haven’t released further details about what the announcement might entail.

Global News plans to live stream the announcement in this story post at 11:30 a.m.

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