Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 20, 2008 13:15 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Agri-Opportunities Program Funding

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 20, 2008) - Blaine Calkins, Member of Parliament for Wetaskiwin, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Edmonton, on Tuesday, March 25, to announce funding for SciMed Technologies Incorporated under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Agri-Opportunities Program.

Following the announcement, Mr. Calkins will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement
and media availability

DATE: Tuesday, March 25

TIME: 12:30 p.m. (local time)

LOCATION: SciMed Technologies Inc.
9960 - 67 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta


Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC
    Michelle Snyder
    Communications Strategist
    204-983-0112
    Cell: 204-803-4396