Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 18, 2008 13:01 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Help Dairy Industry Develop Innovative New Products

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - Dave MacKenzie, Member of Parliament for Oxford, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Guelph, on Wednesday, March 19, to announce Advancing Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food (ACAAF) funds for the development of new, innovative dairy products.

Following the announcement, Mr. MacKenzie will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement
and media availability

DATE: Wednesday, March 19

TIME: 2:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Gencor
5653 Hwy 6 North
Guelph, Ontario


Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Ontario
    Andrea Labaj
    Communications Advisor
    519-780-8014
    Cell: 519-829-0087