Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 30, 2007 13:32 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Funding for B.C. Grain Producers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 30, 2007) - The Honourable Jay Hill, Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River and Secretary of State and Chief Government Whip, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Dawson Creek on Saturday, December 1, to announce Advancing Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food (ACAAF) program funding to the B.C. Grain Producers Association.

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

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Saturday, December 1

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

LOCATION: Dawson Creek Art Gallery
101 - 816 Alaska Avenue
Dawson Creek,
British Columbia

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC British Columbia
    Tamara Leigh
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Cell: 778-828-2501