Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

April 29, 2010 16:59 ET

Media Advisory: Canada's Economic Action Plan Investing in Manitoba Red Meat Industry

WINKLER, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - April 29, 2010) - Member of Parliament Candice Hoeppner, (Portage-Lisgar) on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be in Winkler, Manitoba, on Friday, April 30, to make an announcement in support of the Manitoba red meat industry.

Following the announcement, MP Hoeppner will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement
   
DATE: Friday, April 30, 2010
   
TIME: 12:30 p.m. (local time)
   
LOCATION: Winkler Meats
  270 George Ave.
  Winkler, MB
  R6W 4A8

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Manitoba
    Richard Lavergne
    Regional Communications Manager
    Office: 204-983-4456
    Cell: 204-792-2640