Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

July 13, 2010 11:20 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Promotes Canadian Food to the World at the Calgary Stampede

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 13, 2010) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, along with a selection of Canada's top chefs, will be in Calgary, Alberta, on Wednesday, July 14, to promote the safe, delicious and high-quality foods that Canadian farmers produce by preparing a breakfast feast for domestic and international media.

Minister Ritz will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Breakfast reception
DATE: Wednesday, July 14
TIME: Welcome Barbecue is at 7:30 a.m. (local time)
  Breakfast Reception is from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: BMO Centre, Arabian Room
  20 Roundup Way SE
  Calgary, Alberta


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Media will need to be accredited through the Calgary Stampede Media Relations Office. Please visit for more information on how become accredited.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    Meagan Murdoch
    Press Secretary