Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 29, 2007 12:29 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Ritz to Announce Funding for a Value Chain Initiative

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 29, 2007) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, and Manitoba Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Rosann Wowchuk will be in Winnipeg, on November 30, to announce funding for a value chain initiative and to celebrate the successes of the Environmental Farm Plan Program in Manitoba.

Following the announcement, Ministers Ritz and Wowchuk will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, November 30

TIME: 9:30 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Delta Winnipeg
Campaign A, 2nd Floor
350 St. Mary Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations