Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

July 31, 2006 09:44 ET

REPEAT/AAFC/Media Advisory: Minister Strahl to Annonce Funding for Canadian Farm Families

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(CCNMatthews - July 31, 2006) - The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Winnipeg on Monday, July 31, to announce funding that will help lower-income farm families. The Minister will be available to speak to media following his announcement.

EVENT: Media availability

DATE: Monday, July 31

TIME: 11:15 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: The Fairmont Hotel, York Room
2 Lombard Place
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Media representatives who wish to attend by teleconference can call 1-888-265-0464. They will require the conference identification number: 3363623.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    (613) 759-7972
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Michelle Snyder
    Manitoba Communications Advisor
    (204) 770-2282