Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

April 07, 2010 13:08 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Investing in Food Safety and Traceability of Cervid Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 7, 2010) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, on Thursday, April 8 to speak at the Lloydminster Chamber of Commerce and to make an announcement in support of food safety and traceability for the cervid industry.

Following the announcement, Minister Ritz will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability
   
DATE: Thursday, April 8
   
TIME: 12 p.m. (local time)
   
LOCATION: West Harvest Inn
  Yellowhead Ballroom
  5620 – 44 St
  Lloydminster, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Guy Chartier
    Regional Communications Manager
    306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185