Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 01, 2010 14:56 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Investing in Canola and Flax Research

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 1, 2010) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, on Tuesday, March 2, to announce an investment that will benefit Canada's canola and flax farmers.

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

EVENT: Announcement and media availability
DATE: Tuesday, March 2
TIME: 1:30 p.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Greenhouse (ground floor)
  Agriculture and AgriFood Canada Research Centre
  University of Saskatchewan
  107 Science Place
  Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Guy Chartier
    Regional Communications Officer
    Office: 306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185