Government of Canada Invests to Make a More Competitive Canola Industry

Ottawa, Ontario, September 22, 2009 - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and MP Kelly Block (Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar) will be in Saskatoon, on Wednesday, September 23, to make a funding announcement for the canola industry.

Following the announcement, Minister Ritz will be available to speak to media.

Event:
Announcement and media availability

Date:
Wednesday, September 23

Time:
3:00 p.m. (local time)

Location:
BioExx canola crushing facility
33 Peters Avenue, Site 404, Comp 7, RR #4
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

For more information:

Media Relations
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
613-773-7972
1-866-345-7972

Guy Chartier
Regional Communications Officer
AAFC Saskatchewan
Office: 306-780-5565
Cell: 306-530-7185