Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 04, 2012 11:58 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Working to Ensure the Safety of Canadian Food

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2012) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) President George Da Pont and Chief Food Safety Officer Dr. Martine Dubuc will speak to media to provide an update on Canadian food safety.

Event: Statement and media availability
When: October 4, 2012 at 12:30 p.m. (EDT)
Where: 1285 Baseline Road
Room 351, Tower 3
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0Y9

There will be a teleconference number for media outside of the National Capital Region. Participants will be able to participate in the question and answer session.

Teleconference phone number: 613-960-7526 / 877-413-4814

Passcode: 6972569

Contact Information

  • Jeffrey English
    Press Secretary
    Minister's Office
    Hon. Gerry Ritz, P.C., M.P.
    613-773-1059