Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

May 03, 2007 15:23 ET

Media Advisory: Canada's New Government to Announce Improved Advance Payments Program

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 3, 2007) - Lynne Yelich, Member of Parliament for Blackstrap, on behalf of the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Bradwell (20 minutes east of Saskatoon), on Friday, May 4, to announce improvements to the Advance Payments Program. Following the announcement, Ms. Yelich will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, May 4

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

LOCATION: Farm of Jack and Marilyn Hay
Junction of Highways 16
and 763 Bradwell, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Guy Chartier
    Senior Regional Communications Officer
    Office: 306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185