Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 04, 2005 13:41 ET

AAFC/Media Advisory: Funding for Science and Innovation Projects to Be Announced at the Royal Agriculture Winter Fair

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 4, 2005) - On behalf of the federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Andy Mitchell, MP Paul Steckle (Huron-Bruce) with the Ontario Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Leona Dombrowsky will announce investments in science and innovation projects at the Royal Agriculture Winter Fair in Toronto, on Monday, November 7. These projects involve various partnerships between the agri-business, academic and health sciences sectors as well as research institutions. Minister Mitchell is unable to attend the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair because he has been called away for WTO negotiations.



When: Monday, November 7
11 a.m.

Where: Royal Agriculture Winter Fair
"To Your Good Health", Booth # 856, Hall A
The Coliseum National Trade Centre
100 Princess Blvd
Toronto, Ontario


Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food
    Matt Tolley
    (613) 759-1059
    or
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    (613) 759-7972 or 1 (866) 345-7972
    or
    Minister Dombrowsky's Office
    Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
    Christopher Flavelle
    (416) 326-3072