Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

May 07, 2009 12:45 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Helps Farmers by Supporting Federal Laboratories in Manitoba

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 7, 2009) - Candice Hoeppner, Member of Parliament for Portage-Lisgar, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be in Morden, Manitoba, on Friday, May 8, to make an important announcement relating to Canada's Economic Action Plan and support for Federal Laboratories in Manitoba.

Following the announcement, MP Hoeppner will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, May 8

TIME: 1:30 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Morden Research Station
Unit 100-101 Route 100
Morden, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Manitoba
    Richard Lavergne
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 204-983-4456
    Cell: 204-792-2640