Media Notice - Canadian Agricultural Partnership Federal Programs Launch

02/09/18 03:58 PM EST

Media Notice - Canadian Agricultural Partnership Federal Programs Launch

Canada NewsWire

OTTAWA, Feb. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay will launch federal programs and activities under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership at Canada's Agriculture Day. These programs will help the agriculture and food sector innovate, grow and prosper. Media are invited to participate in a technical briefing with departmental officials in advance of the Minister's announcement.

Event

Technical briefing with departmental officials, followed by an announcement with the Minister.

Date

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Time

Technical briefing:      2:00 p.m. (local time)

Announcement:          3:45 p.m. (local time)

Location

Technical briefing:     
By teleconference
Local / toll-free: 613-960-7518
(Canada/US) dial-in number(s): 866-805-7923
Passcode: 7123815#

Announcement:         
Provinces/Confederation I/II ballrooms
Westin Hotel – 4th floor
Ottawa, ON

To receive an embargoed news release by email prior to the start of the briefing, please contact Media Relations.

The announcement at 3:45 p.m. will be live-streamed on Twitter via Periscope.

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SOURCE Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Halifax

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