Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 02, 2012 14:25 ET

Media advisory: Harper Government Invests in Canada's Hemp Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 2, 2012) - Blaine Calkins, Member of Parliament (Wetaskiwin), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday, November 5, to make an announcement in support of Canada's hemp growers.

EVENT: Announcement
DATE: November 5, 2012
TIME: 9:00 am (local time)
LOCATION: Delta Edmonton South Hotel & Conference Centre
4404 Calgary Trail Northwest
Edmonton, AB

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario

    Heather Holmen
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    AAFC Alberta
    Office: 780-495-5524
    Cell: 780-232-5275

    Jeff English
    Press Secretary
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz