Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

August 11, 2011 12:55 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Food Packaging Research

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 11, 2011) - Member of Parliament Dan Albas (Okanagan-Coquihalla), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Summerland, British Columbia on Friday, August 12 to announce an investment in research that will bring innovation to the food packaging industry and benefit Canadian horticulture producers.

EVENT: Announcement
DATE: Friday, August 12
TIME: 9:45 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre
4200 Highway 97 South
Summerland, British Columbia
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Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
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    Sarah Godin
    Regional Communications Officer
    AAFC British Columbia
    604-666-3679
    Cell: 604-839-1792