Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 08, 2012 12:55 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Supports Livestock Processing in Manitoba

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 8, 2012) - Minister of Public Safety and Regional Minister for Manitoba, Vic Toews (Provencher), will be in Brandon, Manitoba, on Friday, March 9, to make an announcement in support of the Canadian livestock industry.

Following the announcement, Minister Toews will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability
DATE: Friday, March 9, 2012
TIME: 11:00 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Maple Leaf Foods
Training room
6355 Richmond Avenue E
Brandon, Manitoba
R7A 7M5

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972

    Richard Lavergne
    Communications Manager, Manitoba Region
    AAFC Communications and Consultations Branch
    204-983-4456
    Cell: 204-792-2640