Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 02, 2007 12:22 ET

Media Advisory: Secretary of State Paradis to Announce Funding to Improve Water Quality in Quebec

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 2, 2007) - The Honourable Christian Paradis, Secretary of State for Agriculture, and Pierre Paradis, Member of Parliament for Brome-Missisquoi, on behalf of Laurent Lessard, Quebec Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, will be in Saint-Ignace-de-Standbridge, on October 3, to announce Advancing Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food (ACAAF) funding for the Cooperative de solidarite du bassin versant de la Riviere-aux-Brochets to improve water quality in Quebec.

Following his address, the Secretary of State will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Wednesday, October 3

TIME: 11:00 a.m.

LOCATION: Euro-Spa, room: Foyer Sud
455 de l'Eglise
Saint-Ignace-de-Standbridge, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    Office of the Secretary of State
    Mark Quinlan
    Director of Communications
    613-759-1107