Governments of Canada and Manitoba Welcome New Research in Agricultural Risk Management

Ottawa, Ontario, March 15, 2013 – Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Agriculture Food and Rural Initiatives Minister Ron Kostyshyn will be in Winnipeg on Monday, March 18th, 2012 to welcome the establishment of the new Guy Carpenter Professorship in Agriculture Risk Management and Insurance in the Asper School of Business.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Monday, March 18, 2013

TIME: 9:30 a.m. (local time)

Asper School of Business
181 Freedman Crescent
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
R3T 2N2

For more information:

Media Relations
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Ottawa, Ontario

Richard Lavergne
AAFC Communications and Consultations Branch
Office: (204) 259-4066