Minister Ritz announces support for canola and soybean industries in Eastern Canada

Halifax, Nova Scotia, July 16, 2013 - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be at the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market on Wednesday, July 17 to announce support for the canola and the soybean sectors in Eastern Canada.

EVENT:
Announcement

DATE:
Wednesday July 17, 2013

TIME:
1:00 pm (local time)

LOCATION:
Halifax Seaport Farmers Market
1209 Marginal Rd
Halifax, NS
B3H 4P8

Directions:
Announcement will take place on the rooftop patio staircase and elevators accessed from inside the Farmers Market.

For more information:

Media Relations
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
613-773-7972
1-866-345-7972

Avril Vollenhoven
Regional Communications Officer
AAFC Nova Scotia Office
902-426-2353
Cell: 902-802-4612

Jeff English
Press Secretary
The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
613-773-1059