Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 14, 2006 11:27 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Meeting of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers of Agriculture in Calgary, Alberta

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 14, 2006) - The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be participating in the meeting of federal, provincial and territorial ministers of Agriculture in Calgary on November 14th. The meeting will be co-chaired by Newfoundland and Labrador Minister of Natural Resources Kathy Dunderdale and hosted by Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Doug Horner. Agriculture ministers will be available to speak to media following the meeting.

EVENT: Media availability with federal, provincial and
territorial agriculture ministers
DATE: Tuesday, November 14, 2006
TIME: 3:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Calgary
700 Centre Street SE
Calgary, Alberta

Media representatives who wish to attend by teleconference can call 1-800-731-6941 (English participants) or 1-800-732-6179 (French participants).

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

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Media Relations
    Minister Strahl's Office
    Jeff Howard
    Press Secretary
    Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
    Alberta Agriculture Media Line
    Department of Natural Resources, Government of Newfoundland
    Tracy Barron
    Director of Communications
    709-729-5282 or 709-690-1703