Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

September 18, 2009 17:42 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Helps Farmers in Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 18, 2009) - Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources and for the Canadian Wheat Board David Anderson and the Honourable Bob Bjornerud, Saskatchewan Minister of Agriculture, will be in Swift Current, on Monday, September 21, to make an announcement about the 2008 Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program.

Following the announcement, Parliamentary Secretary Anderson and Minister Bjornerud will be available to speak to media.



EVENT:
Announcement and media availability

DATE:
Monday, September 21

TIME:
10:30 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
Semiarid Prairie Agricultural Research Centre, Taggart Room
Gate 4, Airport Road
Swift Current, Saskatchewan


Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Jan Cote
    Regional Communications Officer
    306-780-7076
    Cell.: 306-529-7181