Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

February 25, 2008 11:27 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Additional Measures to Help Livestock Producers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2008) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will hold a news conference in Ottawa today to announce additional measures to help livestock producers.

Departmental officials will be available for a technical briefing following the news conference.



EVENT: News conference and media teleconference

DATE: Monday, February 25

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: 131 Queen Street
Room 7-52
Ottawa, Ontario


Media representatives who wish to participate can call 1-888-265-0464. The conference ID number is 36499601.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    Margaux Stastny
    Press Secretary
    613-759-1059