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Mark Holland, Parliamentary secretary to Ralph Goodale, minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made the announcement on the Joyceville prison farm property north of Kingston on Thursday morning.
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A cow, Morning Joy, a descendant of the prison herd, and Billy, a seven week old Nubian goat, were also in attendance.
Prior to the event, Morning Joy wore a sign provided by prison cheap Air max shoes farm advocate Jeff Peters that read Back To Prison. Thank You. said the program in the past helped turn lives around for prisoners.
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Holland praised the work of the group Save Our Prison Farms and the Prison Farm Advisory group for seeing the farms come back after almost eight years.
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showed up at my office with a big binder that said prison farms on it and I accepted that from him and took over all the incredible work that he had done, Gerretsen said.
Gerretsen also thanked the Prison Farm Co op group for their determination in getting the farms back.
were united around a cause and you believed in it and showed your passion, he said. were able to make this happen; this is because of the work you did. also mentioned the small but dedicated group that protested in front of Collins Bay Institution every Monday night since the cows left on that Monday afternoon in August 2010.
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