Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

January 27, 2010 16:32 ET

Media Advisory: Government of British Columbia to Deliver Agristability

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 27, 2010) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, Member of Parliament Ron Cannon (Kelowna-Lake Country), and British Columbia Minister of Agriculture and Lands Steve Thomson, will be in Winfield, British Columbia, on Friday, January 29, to make an important announcement about the delivery of the AgriStability program in British Columbia.

Following the announcement, Minister Ritz, MP Cannon and Minister Thomson will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, January 29

TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Okanagan Tree Fruit Cooperative - Winfield
9751 Bottom Wood Lake Road
Winfield, BC

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC British Columbia
    Tamara Leigh
    Regional Communications Manager
    604-666-8851 or Cell: 778-828-2501