Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

September 08, 2011 11:53 ET

Media Advisory: International Agriculture Ministerial Meeting to conclude in Saskatoon/News Conference

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 8, 2011) - On Friday, September 9, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Australian Minister for Trade Craig Emerson will meet media in Saskatoon for a news conference about the conclusion of the 36th Cairns Group Ministerial Meeting.

Media are requested to arrive 15 minutes prior to the event to get an ID badge in the Spadina Room (Media Room) located on the Mezzanine floor of the hotel. From there they will be escorted to the plenary room.

Media that would like to participate via teleconference call service should register to receive the call in details.

EVENT: News Conference (and teleconference call)
DATE: Friday, September 9
TIME: 11:00 am (local time)
LOCATION: Delta Bessborough Hotel
601 Spadina Crescent East
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
CALL IN DETAILS: North American Dial-In:
1-877-413-4814
International/Local Dial-In: +1-613-960-7526
PassCode: 2713041
Conference Title: News conference to conclude the 36th Cairns Group Ministerial Meeting

Media that register for the news conference will receive an advisory should the time change.

Contact Information

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

    George Bentley
    Manager, AAFC Media Relations
    Cell phone: 613-793-2366