Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 04, 2010 15:00 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Partners to Protect our Plant, Food and Animal Resources

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2010) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Dr. Brian Evans, Chief Food Safety Officer and Chief Veterinary Officer of Canada, will announce the launch of a new "Be Aware and Declare!" 30-second public service video and acknowledge the joint efforts among partners in government, and the airline, transport and travel industries to protect Canadians and our agricultural resource base.

When: Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Where: Ottawa International Airport, Level 1, South End
  1000 Airport Parkway
  Gloucester, ON
Time: 11:00 a.m.

Media are asked to arrive by 10:30 a.m. Media should park in P1 – vouchers will be provided.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations