Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

June 19, 2015 14:03 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government Invests in Potato Safety

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 19, 2015) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and member of Parliament for Egmont, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will make an announcement to support the Prince Edward Island potato industry's efforts to reinforce the safety of harvested potatoes.

Event
Announcement
Date
June 22, 2015
Time
11 a.m.
Location
Prince Edward Island Potato Board headquarters
West Royalty Business Park
90 Hillstrom Avenue, Charlottetown, PE C1E 2C6

Contact Information

  • Emily Hogeveen
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    613-773-1059

    Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
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    Wayne Riley
    Atlantic Communications Manager
    Public Affairs Branch
    902-628-5342 (cellulaire)