Government of Canada Supports Livestock Processing In Manitoba

Ottawa, Ontario, March 8, 2012 - Minister of Public Safety and Regional Minister for Manitoba, Vic Toews (Provencher), will be in Brandon, Manitoba, on Friday, March 9, to make an announcement in support of the Canadian livestock industry.

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

EVENT:
Announcement and media availability

DATE:
Friday, March 9, 2012

TIME:
11:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
Maple Leaf Foods
Training room
6355 Richmond Avenue E
Brandon, Manitoba
R7A 7M5

For more information:

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

Richard Lavergne
Communications Manager, Manitoba Region
AAFC Communications and Consultations Branch
Office: 204-983-4456
Cell: 204-792-2640