Harper Government Invests in Research to Advance Sugar Beet Crops

Ottawa, Ontario, February 12, 2013 – Member of Parliament LaVar Payne (Medicine Hat), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Lethbridge, Alberta on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 to make an announcement in support of the sugar beet sector.

EVENT:
Announcement

DATE:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

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

LOCATION:
Alberta Sugar Beet Growers 88th Annual General Meeting
Coast Lethbridge Hotel and Conference Centre
The Ballroom
526 Mayor Magrath Drive South
Lethbridge, AB
T1J 3M2

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 Region
Office: 780-495-5524
Cell: 780-232-5275