Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

May 15, 2009 16:15 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Comes to the Aid of Farmers by Supporting Federal Laboratories in Quebec

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 15, 2009) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of State (Agriculture), will be making an important announcement regarding bio-pesticide research and support for federal laboratories in Quebec.

EVENT: Speech

DATE: Tuesday, May 19

TIME: 11:45 am (local time)

WHERE: Centre de recherche et de developpement en horticulture
430 Boulevard Gouin
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    The Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn
    Sophie Doucet
    Press Secretary
    Cell: 613-608-3252