Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

July 16, 2008 07:57 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Renewed Agreement on Irrigation in Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Lynne Yelich, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Human Resources and Social Development, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be at the Canada-Saskatchewan Irrigation Diversification Centre (CSIDC) Irrigation Field Day and Trade Show in Outlook, Saskatchewan, on Thursday, July 17, to announce a new five-year agreement on irrigation in Saskatchewan.

Following the announcement, Ms. Yelich will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, July 17

TIME: 11:30 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Canada-Saskatchewan Irrigation Diversification Centre (CSIDC)
901 McKenzie Street South
Outlook, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Guy Chartier
    Communications Advisor
    Office: 306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185