Government of Canada Supports Sunflower Research

Ottawa, Ontario, January 26, 2012 - Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture, Pierre Lemieux, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be at The Fairmont Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Friday, January 27th, to announce an investment in sunflower research.

EVENT:
Announcement and media availability

DATE:
Friday, January 27, 2012

TIME:
9:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
Fairmont Hotel
Harrow/Essex/Canterbury Room
2 Lombard Place
Winnipeg, MB

For more information:

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

Richard Lavergne
Regional Communications Manager
AAFC Manitoba
204-983-4456