Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

August 01, 2011 11:16 ET

Media Advisory: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the Normandin Research Farm

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 1, 2011) - On behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry and Minister of State (Agriculture), and as MP of the Roberval-Lac-Saint-Jean riding, the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, will take part in the commemorative activities on August 2 underscoring the 75th anniversary of the Normandin Research Farm.

The Normandin Research Farm is affiliated with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Soils and Crops Research and Development Centre located in Quebec City.

This event is part of the activities highlighting the 125th anniversary of research at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

EVENT: Speech by Minister Lebel
DATE: Tuesday, August 2, 2011
TIME: 10:30 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Normandin Research Farm
1468 St-Cyrille St.
Normandin QC
G8M 4K3

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario

    Margaux Stastny
    Director of Operations
    The Office of the Honourable Christian Paradis