Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

January 19, 2012 12:59 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Important News for Canadian Beef Producers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 19, 2012) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and International Trade Minister Ed Fast will be in Spruce Grove, Alberta, on Friday, January 20, to announce important news for Canadian beef producers.

There will be a teleconference line available for media from across Canada to participate.

EVENT:
News conference
DATE:
Friday, January 20
TIME:
10:00 AM (local time)
LOCATION:
Lewis Farms
27115A Township Road 524
Spruce Grove, Alberta

Directions from Edmonton:

From Highway 16A west, turn south on Century Road and go approximately 3 km, then turn east on highway 628. There will be signs for Lewis Farms located on the right hand side of the highway.

CALL IN DETAILS:

North American Dial-In: 1-877-413-4814
International/Local Dial-In: +1-613-960-7526
PassCode: 6552854
Conference Title: News conference with Ministers Ritz and Fast

Contact Information

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

    Heather Holmen
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    AAFC Alberta
    780-495-5524
    Cell: 780-232-5275

    Rudy Husny
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
    Minister of International Trade and Minister
    for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
    613-992-7332

    Trade Media Relations Office
    Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
    613-996-2000
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