Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

September 22, 2009 16:22 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests to Make a More Competitive Canola Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 22, 2009) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and MP Kelly Block (Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar) will be in Saskatoon, on Wednesday, September 23, to make a funding announcement for the canola industry.

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



EVENT:
Announcement and media availability

DATE:
Wednesday, September 23

TIME:
3:00 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
BioExx canola crushing facility
33 Peters Avenue, Site 404, Comp 7, RR #4
Saskatoon, 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 Officer
    306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185