Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 15, 2009 15:47 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in International Pork Market Development

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2009) - Parliamentary Secretary Pierre Lemieux and Member of Parliament Bev Shipley (Lambton-Kent-Middlesex), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Strathroy, Ontario, on Friday, October 16, to make an announcement under the AgriMarketing program.

Following the announcement, Parliamentary Secretary Lemieux and MP Shipley will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, October 16

TIME: 12:00 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Hendrix Farm
2900 Cuddy Drive
Strathroy, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Ontario
    Margaret Boyd
    Regional Communications Advisor
    519-837-5842 or Cell: 519-831-3550