Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 07, 2007 13:13 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Ritz to Announce Funding to Help Preserve the Natural Landscape in Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 7, 2007) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be at the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities Midterm Convention in Regina, on November 8, to announce funding for an Ecological Goods and Services (EG&S) pilot project.

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



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, November 8

TIME: 3:20 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Conexus Arts Centre
200 Lakeshore Drive
Regina, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Guy Chartier
    Senior Regional Communications Officer
    306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185