WINNIPEG, MANITOBA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/15/13 -- On January 16, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will hold a media briefing to make an announcement in support of animal health and the economy.
Minister Ritz and representatives from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency will be available for a question and answer session with the media following the announcement.
When: January 16, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. (CST)Where: National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease 1015 Arlington Street Winnipeg, MB R3E 3M4
Media are encouraged to arrive by 8:30 a.m. to allow time for security screening. Photo identification is required.
A teleconference number is available for media who are unable to attend. Those on the phone will be able to participate in the question and answer session.
Teleconference phone number: 1-877-413-4814Pass code: 4558998
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Office of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz