Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

September 20, 2007 13:24 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Minister Ritz to Announce ACAAF Funding for Food Beverage Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 20, 2007) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Calgary, on September 21, to announce Advancing Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food (ACAAF) funding for Food Beverage Canada.

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

Media parking available in the Murdoch Parkade.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, September 21

TIME: 1:00 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: SAIT Polytechnic (main campus)
Highwood Dining Room (entrance located across
from the residence building)
1301 - 16th Ave NW
Calgary, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Alberta
    Nadia Andersen
    Regional Communications Officer
    780-495-4115
    Cell: 780-232-5275