Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

January 26, 2012 11:44 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Supports Sunflower Research

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 26, 2012) - Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture, Pierre Lemieux, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be at The Fairmont Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Friday, January 27th, to announce an investment in sunflower research.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability
DATE: Friday, January 27, 2012
TIME: 9:00 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Farimont Hotel
Harrow/Essex/Canterbury Room
2 Lombard Place
Winnipeg, MB

Contact Information

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

    Richard Lavergne
    Regional Communications Manager
    AAFC Manitoba
    204-983-4456