Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 21, 2013 10:39 ET

Media Advisory: Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz Defends Canadian Livestock Producers in Washington, D.C.

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2013) - On November 21, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be available to speak to media via teleconference about his meetings with key Members of Congress and his counterpart, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack, regarding Canada's position on Country of Origin Labelling (COOL) in Washington, D.C.

EVENT:
Media call back
DATE:
Thursday, November 21
TIME:
5:30 p.m. (EDT)
CALL-IN DETAILS:
North American Dial-In: 1-877-413-4814
International/Local Dial-In: +1-613-960-7526
PassCode: 7099999
Conference Title: Minister Ritz Discusses COOL in Washington, D.C.

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972

    Jeffrey English
    Press Secretary
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    613-773-1059