Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada



Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 14, 2013 12:07 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government Invests to Boost Livestock Genetics Exports

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 14, 2013) - MP Blaine Calkins (Wetaskiwin), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Ponoka, Alberta on Friday, March 15, to announce an investment that will benefit Canadian livestock genetics industry.

EVENT:
Announcement
DATE:
Friday, March 15, 2013
TIME:
9:30 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION:
Morsan Farms
Ponoka, Alberta
Directions:
- Take Highway 2 towards Ponoka
- At Ponoka turnoff, turn east on Highway 53
- Continue east on Highway 53
- Turn south on Range Road 252
- Morsan Farms is 0.5 km on the east side of the road

Contact Information

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

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