Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

December 19, 2006 14:20 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory/AAFC: Minister Strahl to Discuss Canadian Wheat Board

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 19, 2006) - The following corrects and replaces the advisory sent earlier today at 12:59 pm EST. The location of the event should be: "Janzen Farm 395 North Service Road (parallel to Highway 1) Headingly, Manitoba" instead of "Janzen Farm 395 Highway 1 Headingly, Manitoba".

The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be speaking to farmers on December 19th about the Government's vision for the Canadian Wheat Board and marketing choice for western grain producers. Following his address the Minister will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Address and media availability

DATE: Tuesday, December 19, 2006

TIME: 1:30 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Janzen Farm
395 North Service Road
(parallel to Highway 1)
Headingly, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Richard Lavergne
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor - Manitoba