IPE gets funding

The Interior Provincial Exhibition will get $100,000 in gaming grants.

The Interior Provincial Exhibition will get $100,000 in gaming grants.

“Agricultural fairs build a sense of community, encourage appreciation  of area farms and food products, and help local businesses increase  local sales,” said Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick.

“The B.C. government values the roles fairs play in  connecting British Columbians with the people who grow our food, and  helping families create memories that last a lifetime, and are proud  to offer continued funding and support.”