Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

August 24, 2007 14:35 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Minister Ritz to Announce ACAAF Funding for Two Saskatchewan Projects

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 24, 2007) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Saskatoon on Monday, August 27, to announce Advancing Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food (ACAAF) funding for two Saskatchewan projects.

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



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Monday, August 27

TIME: 10:30 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Agriculture Council of Saskatchewan Inc.
Formerly called the Saskatchewan Council for
Community Development (SCCD)
207 - 116 Research Drive
Concourse Building -
Innovation Place
Saskatoon, 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
    Office: 306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185