Harper Government Invests to Boost Livestock Genetics Exports

Ottawa, Ontario, March 14, 2013 – MP Blaine Calkins (Wetaskiwin), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Ponoka, Alberta on Friday, March 15, to announce an investment that will benefit Canadian livestock genetics industry.

EVENT: Announcement

DATE: Friday, March 15, 2013

TIME: 9:30 am (local time)

Morsan Farms
Ponoka, Alberta


  • Take Highway 2 towards Ponoka
  • At Ponoka turnoff, turn east on Highway 53
  • Continue east on Highway 53
  • Turn south on Range Road 252
  • Morsan Farms is 0.5 km on the east side of the road

For more information:

Media Relations
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Ottawa, Ontario

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