Gov. Ricketts, Nebraska Producers Promote Agriculture during Canada Trade Mission

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Gov. Ricketts, Nebraska Producers Promote Agriculture during Canada Trade Mission

Gov. Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation meet with U.S. officials at the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa.

Gov. Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation meet with U.S. officials at the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa.

Gov. Ricketts tours Bayview Yards, an innovation and technology hub in Ottawa.

Gov. Ricketts tours Bayview Yards, an innovation and technology hub in Ottawa.

OTTAWA, CANADA – Governor Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation kicked off the final leg of the Nebraska trade mission to Canada in Ottawa this Thursday.  In the morning, the Governor and delegation attended a Canadian Pork Council and Canadian Cattlemen Association event at the United States Embassy.

After the Pork Council and Cattlemen Association event, the Governor then participated in a joint meeting with various Embassy officials followed by a business lunch at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence.  After lunch, the Governor and others toured Bayview Yards, an innovation and technology hub in Ottawa.

Today, the Governor and Nebraska trade delegation will return to Nebraska.

More photos from yesterday’s events can be found here.