Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

July 11, 2007 14:19 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Strahl to Announce Funding for Farmers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 11, 2007) - The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will in Calgary on Thursday, July 12 to announce the delivery of $1 billion assistance to farmers. The Minister will be available to speak to media following his announcement.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, July 12

TIME: 11:45 a.m.

LOCATION: Horse Haven Town Square
Agriculture Pavilion
(The Barns)
Calgary Stampede grounds
Calgary, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Alberta
    Nadia Andersen
    Regional Communications Officer
    780-495-4115 or Cell: 780-232-5275