Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

April 12, 2007 13:11 ET

Media Advisory: Canada's New Government to Announce Funding for Biofuels Opportunities for Producers Initiative in Southern Ontario

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 12, 2007) - Joe Preston, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London, on behalf of the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in London, April 13, to announce funding for feasibility studies for alternative fuels under the Biofuels Opportunities for Producers Initiative.

Following the announcement, Mr. Preston will be available to
speak to the media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, April 13

TIME: 12:40 p.m.

LOCATION: London Convention Centre
Ballroom 5 and 6
300 York Street
London, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Ontario
    Margaret Boyd
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 519-837-5842
    Cell: 519-831-3550