Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada



Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

December 06, 2012 11:42 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Ritz Addresses the Alberta Barley Commission and Makes Federal Growing Forward 2 Announcement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 6, 2012) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be in Banff, Alberta, on December 7, to address delegates as part of a Market Development Seminar during the Alberta Barley Commission's 2012 Annual General Meeting. Minister Ritz will also make an important announcement regarding the federal strategic initiatives of Growing Forward 2.

EVENT: Speech and announcement
DATE: Friday, December 7
TIME: 9:00 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Banff Park Lodge
Castle-Assiniboine Room, 2nd floor of hotel
222 Lynx Street
Banff, AB T1L 1K5

Contact Information

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

    Jeff English
    Press Secretary
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    613-773-1059
    jeffrey.english@agr.gc.ca