Harper Government Partners with Industry to Create New Market Opportunities for Oats and Oat Farmers

Ottawa, Ontario, November 9, 2012 – The Honourable Laurie Hawn, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre, will be at Enterprise Square in Edmonton, Alberta, on Tuesday, November 13, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to make an announcement highlighting industry-led research and innovation. The Member will highlight the benefits of Growing Forward 2’s innovation and growth agenda.

EVENT:
Announcement

DATE:
Tuesday, November 13, 2012

TIME:
10 am (local time)

LOCATION:
TEC Centre (4th floor atrium)
Enterprise Square
University of Alberta Downtown Campus
10230 Jasper Avenue
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