Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

May 28, 2009 15:47 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Helps Farmers Increase Industry Competitiveness

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 28, 2009) - Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Members of Parliament Blaine Calkins (Wetaskiwin) and Earl Dreeshen (Red Deer) will make an important national announcement under the Growing Forward policy framework.



EVENT:
Speech, photo opportunity and media availability

DATE:
Friday, May 29

TIME:
1:00 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
Lacombe Research Centre
West end of the Administration building
6000 C and E Trail
Lacombe, Alberta

CALL IN DETAILS:
North American Dial-In: 1-888-265-0464
International/Local Dial-In: +1-613-954-4096
Conference ID: 12113434


Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC, Alberta
    Genevieve Goggin
    Regional Communications Advisor
    780-495-5528
    Cell.: 780-218-4945