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Media Advisory: Technical Briefing on the Agricultural Sector Economic Outlook

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OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb 18, 2016) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada is set to release the 2016 Canadian Agricultural Outlook. The report provides a forecast of farm income in the agricultural sector for the previous and current calendar years (2015 and 2016), and looks ahead ten years to longer term trends that could impact the agriculture sector.

Technical briefing by departmental officials
Friday, February 19, 2016
1:00 p.m. (local time)
By teleconference

Please register in advance by contacting Media Relations. Dial-in numbers and passcode, an embargoed news release and a copy of the report will be sent by email to registered participants two hours prior to the start of the briefing.

The briefing will be led by Rodney Myer, Director of Farm Economic Analysis for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

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Media Relations
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Ottawa, Ontario