Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 03, 2012 10:28 ET

UPDATE/Media Advisory: Government of Canada Working to Ensure the Safety of Canadian Food

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 3, 2012) -

This document corrects and replaces the media advisory that was sent on October 2, 2012 at 10:35 p.m. ET. The advisory time has changed.

Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) President George Da Pont will speak to media to provide an update on Canadian food safety.

Event Statement and media availability
Date: October 3, 2012
Time: 10:30 a.m. (local time)
Location: CFIA Laboratory Calgary
3650 36 Street NW
Calgary, AB

Note: Please contact Sandra Jacobs at 403-299-7679 upon arrival.

Contact Information

  • Jeffrey English
    Press Secretary
    Minister's Office
    Hon. Gerry Ritz, P.C., M.P.
    613-773-1059