Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 12, 2006 12:57 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Construction Underway on New Research Support Building

FREDERICTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2006) - Mike Allen, Member of Parliament for Tobique-Mactaquac, on behalf of the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will announce funding for a new research support facility at the Potato Research Centre in Fredericton.



EVENT: News conference

DATE: Friday, October 13

TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Conference room
Potato Research Centre
850 Lincoln Road
Fredericton, N.B.


The announcement will be followed by a photo opportunity at the construction site.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    John Morrison, Communications
    Charlottetown, PEI
    902-393-7707
    or
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972