Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 14, 2006 16:54 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC to Join the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Alberta

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 14, 2006) - The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, and Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Doug Horner will be signing an agreement for Agriculture Canada and Agri-Food (AAFC) to join the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Alberta (IFASA) in Edmonton, on November 15. By joining the IFASA, Canada's New Government is creating a new direction for agriculture science in Alberta and Canada.



EVENT: Media availability with Ministers Strahl and Horner

DATE: Wednesday, November 15

TIME: 9:55 a.m. (MST)

LOCATION: Agri-Food Discovery Place
University of Alberta,
South Campus
114 St - 89 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta


Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972 OR 1-866-345-7972
    or
    Minister Strahl's Office
    Jeff Howard
    Press Secretary
    613-759-1059
    or
    Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
    Alberta Agriculture Media Line
    780-422-1005