Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

May 19, 2006 13:21 ET

AAFC/Media Advisory: Minister Strahl to Announce Cover Crop Protection Program

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(CCNMatthews - May 19, 2006) - Federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board Chuck Strahl will be in St. Adolphe on Tuesday, May 23, to outline key elements of the new Cover Crop Protection Program announced in the Budget 2006. The Minister will be available to speak to media following his announcement.

EVENT: Media availability

DATE: Tuesday, May 23

TIME: 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Farm of Roland Pfitzner
2351 St. Mary's Road
(Highway 200)
(5 km south of St. Adolphe)
St. Adolphe, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    (613) 759-7972
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Manitoba Communications Advisor
    Richard Lavergne
    (204) 792-2640