Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

January 26, 2012 15:21 ET

Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and British Columbia Invest in Tree Fruit Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 26, 2012) - Member of Parliament Ron Cannan (Kelowna-Lake Country), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, and B.C. Agriculture Minister Don McRae will be at the B.C. Fruit Growers' Association's (BCFGA) Annual General Meeting in Kelowna, British Columbia on Friday, January 27 to announce an investment that will benefit the tree fruit industry.

EVENT: Announcement
DATE: Friday, January 27
TIME: 8:45 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Coast Capri Hotel
Ballroom Salon B
1171 Harvey Avenue
Kelowna, B.C.

Contact Information

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

    Jackie Stewart
    Regional Communications Manager
    AAFC British Columbia
    Office: 604-666-8851
    Cell: 604-360-1509