Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

June 07, 2007 16:41 ET

Media Advisory: MP John Williams to Announce Funding for Biofuel Initiatives in Central Alberta

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 7, 2007) - John Williams, Member of Parliament for Edmonton-St. Albert, on behalf of the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Edmonton, on Friday, June 8, to announce funding for projects under the Biofuels Opportunities for Producers Initiative program in Central Alberta.

Mr. Williams will be available to speak to media following his announcement. Biofuels industry and Agriculture and Food Council representatives will also be present.

EVENT: Announcement and media

DATE: Friday, June 8

TIME: 2:15 p.m.

LOCATION: Seminar Room 1-023
Agri-Food Discovery Place (AFDP)
6004 - 118 Street (Building F83
at the Edmonton Research Station)
Edmonton, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Alberta
    Nadia Andersen
    Regional Communications Officer
    780-495-4115 or Cell: 780-232-5275