Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

January 13, 2011 14:34 ET

Media Advisory/From Farm to Table: Government of Canada Investing in an Innovative Joint Traceability System for Livestock

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 13, 2011) - Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture) Jean-Pierre Blackburn, will be in Québec on Friday, January 14, to announce important support towards a joint innovative project that will contribute to the development of a national livestock traceability system.

EVENT: Announcement
   
DATE: Friday, January 14
   
TIME: 2:00 p.m. (local time)
   
LOCATION: Soils and Crops Research and Development Centre (AAFC)
  2560 Hochelaga Boulevard
  Quebec, Quebec  

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn
    Celine Falardeau
    Senior Communications Advisor
    613-302-5511