Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 25, 2007 16:04 ET

Media Advisory: Alberta Farmers do Their Part to Protect the Environment

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 25, 2007) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Edmonton at the Alberta Environmental Farm Plan Company's Annual General Meeting on October 26, to celebrate the successes of the Environmental Farm Plan Program in Alberta.

The Minister will be available to speak to media following the announcement.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, October 26

TIME: 2:00 p.m. (local time) - Speeches

LOCATION: Coast Terrace Inn South, Darwin Room
4440 Gateway Boulevard NW
Edmonton, Alberta


Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Alberta
    Nadia Andersen
    Regional Communications Officer
    780-495-4115
    Cell: 780-232-5275