Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 06, 2008 16:25 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Minister Ritz to Announce ACAAF Funding

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 6, 2008) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Crapaud, on Friday, March 7, to announce funding for an Advancing Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food (ACAAF) project.

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

This will be the Minister's only media availability that day.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, March 7

TIME: 1:45 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: South Shore Actiplex
Cavendish Community Room
20591 Trans Canada Highway
Crapaud, Prince Edward Island

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Atlantic
    Wayne Riley
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 902-566-7314
    Cell: 902-628-5342