Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 02, 2009 14:37 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Tree Fruit and Grape Industries

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 2, 2009) - Member of Parliament Ron Cannan (Kelowna-Lake Country) on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Kelowna, on Saturday, October 3, to make an announcement regarding the Orchards and Vineyards Transition Program.

Following the announcement, MP Cannan will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Saturday, October 3

TIME: 3 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Boparai Orchard
3755 Senger Road
Kelowna, British Columbia

Contact Information

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