Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 18, 2007 12:38 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Support for the Canadian Wine Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 18, 2007) - Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament for Kelowna-Lake Country, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Kelowna on Friday, October 19, to announce funding for Canada's wine industry.

Following the announcement, Mr. Cannan will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media
availability

DATE: Friday, October 19

TIME: 1:30 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Calona Vineyards,
Events Room
1125 Richter Street
Kelowna, British Columbia

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC British Columbia
    Tamara Leigh
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 604-666-8851
    Cell: 778-828-2501