Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

June 20, 2008 13:19 ET

Media Advisory: Federal and Provincial Governments to Announce Funding to Renew New Brunswick Orchards and Vineyards

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 20, 2008) - Rob Moore, Member of Parliament for Fundy Royal, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, together with Ronald Ouellette, New Brunswick Minister of Agriculture and Aquaculture, will be in Memramcook, New Brunswick, on Monday, June 23, to announce federal and provincial funding to help New Brunswick's tree fruit and grape industries.

Following the announcement, Mr. Moore and Mr. Ouellette will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Monday, June 23

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

LOCATION: Bourgeois Farms
(Belliveau Orchard)
1209 Principale Street
New Brunswick

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Atlantic
    Wayne Riley
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 902-566-7314
    Cell: 902-628-5342