Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz Defends Canadian Livestock Producers in Washington, D.C.

Ottawa, Ontario, November 20, 2013 – On November 21, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be available to speak to media via teleconference about his meetings with key Members of Congress and his counterpart, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack, regarding Canada’s position on Country of Origin Labelling (COOL) in Washington, D.C.

EVENT:
Media call back

DATE:
Thursday, November 21

TIME:
5:30 p.m. (EDT)

CALL-IN DETAILS:
North American Dial-In: 1-877-413-4814
International/Local Dial-In: +1-613-960-7526
PassCode: 7099999

Conference Title: Minister Ritz Discusses COOL in Washington, D.C.

For more information:

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

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