Harper Government Invests in Innovative Technology for Cattle Industry

Ottawa, Ontario, January 9, 2013 – Parliamentary Secretary Pierre Lemieux and MP Laurie Hawn (Edmonton–Centre), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, January 10, 2013, to make an announcement in support of the beef sector.

EVENT: Announcement

DATE: Thursday, January 10, 2013

TIME: 2:30 p.m. (local time)

TEC Centre
Fourth floor atrium at Enterprise Square
University of Alberta Downtown Campus
10230 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta

For more information:

Media Relations
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Ottawa, Ontario

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