Harper Government Invests in Canada's Hemp Industry

Ottawa, Ontario, Novermber 2, 2012 - Blaine Calkins, Member of Parliament (Wetaskiwin), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Edmonton, Alberta, on Monday, November 5, to make an announcement in support of Canada's hemp growers.

EVENT:
Announcement

DATE:
November 5, 2012

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

LOCATION:
Delta Edmonton South Hotel & Conference Centre
4404 Calgary Trail Northwest
Edmonton, AB

For more information:

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

Heather Holmen
Senior Regional Communications Advisor
AAFC Alberta
Office: 780-495-5524
Cell: 780-232-5275

Jeff English
Press Secretary
The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
613-773-1059