Government of Canada

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May 15, 2013 17:11 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Announcement Regarding Wheat Research

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - May 15, 2013) - Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, along with John R. McDougall, President of the National Research Council of Canada, Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart and Dr. Illene Busch-Vishniac from the University of Saskatchewan, will make an announcement regarding wheat research.

Following the event, Ministers and other spokespeople will be available to the media, and there will be a tour of the facility.

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Time: 1:30 p.m. CT
Location: National Research Council Canada
110 Gymnasium Place
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Media Relations Team
    National Research Council of Canada
    1-855-282-1637 (24/7)
    Twitter: @nrc_cnrc

    Michele-Jamali Paquette
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)

    Michael Robin
    University of Saskatchewan

    Cory Kolt
    Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture, Regina
    306-527-0521 (cell)