Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

December 19, 2012 11:15 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Canada's Food and Beverage Processing Sector

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 19, 2012) - The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry and Minister of State (Agriculture), will be in Plessisville, Quebec, on Thursday, December 20, to make an announcement in support of Canada's food and beverage processing sector. The Minister will highlight the benefits of Growing Forward 2's Innovation and Growth Agenda.

EVENT: Announcement
DATE: December 20, 2012
TIME: 10:30 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Citadelle, maple syrup producers' cooperative
2100 St-Laurent, C.P. 310
Plessisville, Quebec G6L 2Y8

Contact Information

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

    Dominique Richer
    Regional Communications Manager
    AAFC Quebec
    Office: 418-648-7157
    Cell: 418-997-4625

    Margaux Stastny
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of State (Agriculture)