Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

June 06, 2013 19:25 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Make Important Announcement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 6, 2013) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will make an important announcement at the State Agriculture and Rural Leader'-Legislative Ag Chairs Summit to defend Canadian industry and jobs.

Representatives from the Canadian Cattlemen's Association (CCA) and the Canadian Pork Council (CPC) will also be in attendance.

There will be a teleconference line available for media from across Canada to participate.

EVENT:
News Conference
DATE:
Friday, June 7
TIME:
12:00 p.m. (Ottawa time)
09:00 a.m. (Vancouver time)
LOCATION:
Delta Vancouver Airport Hotel
Bristol Room
Vancouver, British Columbia
CALL-IN DETAILS:
North American Dial-In: 1-877-413-4814
International/Local Dial-In: +1-613-960-7526
PassCode: 3293203

Contact Information

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

    Jeffrey English
    Press Secretary
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    613-773-1059