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Hon. Ron Kostyshyn, Dauphin


Heavenly Father, we pray for Hon. Ron Kostyshyn of Dauphin to be blessed with the necessary resources to fulfil his mission as Minister of Agriculture. May the community that he works with prosper locally and globally with bountiful harvests that stimulate additional investment in the community he serves. We also pray for the health and well being of Ron and his family as he continues to incorporate his many talents into his portfolio. We ask this in the Name of our Lord Jesus. Amen.

Ron Kostyshyn was first elected as the MLA for Swan River from 2011 to 2016, and was elected as the MLA for Dauphin in 2023. He previously served as the provincial minister of agriculture and as the reeve for Mossey River Municipality. During his first tenure as agriculture minister, Kostyshyn helped to improve food safety and support Manitoba producers. He has also served on various boards including the Association of Manitoba Municipalities, Manitoba Conservation Commission, Intermountain Conservation District, Ethelbert District Veterinary Board and Farm Stewardship Association of Manitoba. He and his wife, Judy, raised two daughters and ran a family mixed farming operation for 40 years in rural Manitoba.