Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

September 01, 2011 15:04 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in BC Beef Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 1, 2011) - Member of Parliament Wai Young (Vancouver-South), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Vancouver, British Columbia on September 2, 2011, to announce an investment that will enable the adoption of new traceability methods.

EVENT: Announcement
DATE: Friday, September 2, 2011
TIME: 11:00 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Pacific National Exhibition
Safeway Farm Country
2901 East Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC
V5K 5J1

Media parking: Gate 9 (off Bridgeway Street). Media should register at the Media Centre, located in the white building at the base of the north end of the Playland Wooden Coaster.

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario

    Jackie Stewart
    Regional Communications Manager
    AAFC British Columbia
    Cell: 604-360-1509