Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

June 29, 2005 10:59 ET

AAFC/Media Advisory: Minister Mitchell Meets With Minister Vallieres and Members From the Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 29, 2005) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Andy Mitchell is meeting with the Quebec minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Yvon Vallieres, and members from the industry in Gatineau today. Minister Mitchell will take the opportunity to detail reprofiled federal funding to assist the transformation of the cattle and other ruminants industry.

Minister Mitchell and Minister Vallieres will then be available to answer questions from the media.

A news release with further details will be issued at 1:30 p.m.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 29, 2005
2:20 p.m.

WHERE: Holiday Inn, Plaza La Chaudiere
Room La Chaudiere 1, 2nd floor
2 Montcalm Street
Gatineau, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Minister Mitchell's office
    Elizabeth Whiting
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    (613) 759-7972
    1 866 345-7972