Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 18, 2009 12:20 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Announcement for Pulse Industry to Boost Bottom Line for Farmers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2009) - MP Kelly Block (Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar) and MP Brad Trost (Saskatoon-Humbolt), on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, on Thursday, March 19, to make an announcement for Saskatoon-based Pulse Research Network (PURENet).



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, March 19

TIME: 9:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: National Research Council
University of Saskatchewan
110 Gymnasium Place
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Saskatchewan
    Guy Chartier
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 306-780-5565
    Cell: 306-530-7185