August 27, 2008

Media Advisory: Minister Ritz to Hold Briefing on Listeriosis Investigation and Food Recall

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2008) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food will be holding a news conference today to discuss the investigation into the current listeriosis outbreak.

Technical spokespeople from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Public Health Agency of Canada and Health Canada will also be on hand to respond to questions regarding the investigation. Date:______ Wednesday, August 27, 2008. Place:______The National Press Gallery Theatre ____________150 Wellington St. ____________Ottawa, Ontario Time:______ 4:00 pm (ET)

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