Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

February 11, 2011 13:46 ET

Media Advisory: Meeting of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers of Agriculture

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 11, 2011) - Co-chairs, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and New Brunswick Minister of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Michael Olscamp together with the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture) Jean-Pierre Blackburn , will speak to media following the semi-annual meeting of federal, provincial and territorial Ministers of Agriculture.

EVENT: Press Conference.
   
DATE: Friday, February 11, 2011
   
TIME: News conference - 3:30 p.m.* (local time) \
   
LOCATION: Crowne Plaza Toronto Airport
33 Carlson Court
Toronto, ON

CALL IN DETAILS:

Dial-In number to listen to the teleconference in English: (613) 954-4096 or toll free (877) 413-4793 Dial-In number to listen to the teleconference in French: (613) 954-4129 or toll free (877) 413-4799

Media representatives who plan to attend the news conference on-site or by phone are asked to please confirm with AAFC Media Relations at 1-866-345-7972 or mediar@agr.gc.ca by February 11 at 2:00 p.m. (EST)

*Please note the time is subject to change. Only media representatives who have registered in advance with AAFC Media Relations will be notified of potential time changes.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    Meagan Murdoch
    Press Secretary
    613-773-1059