Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

December 16, 2010 17:24 ET

Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Manitoba Support Livestock Producers Affected by Excess Moisture and Flooding

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 16, 2010) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Stan Struthers will be in Winnipeg, Manitoba on Friday, December 17 to make an announcement in support of Manitoba's livestock sector. 

EVENT: Announcement and media availability 
   
DATE: Friday, December 17, 2010
   
TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)
   
LOCATION:  Hilton Suites Winnipeg
Airport Ballroom D
1800 Wellington Avenue
Winnipeg, MB

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Communications and Consultations Branch
    Renee Robert
    A/Communications Manager, Business Risk Management Programs
    204-984-5751
    Cell: 204-290-6770