Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

August 30, 2010 13:03 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in New Agriculture Opportunities in Champlain

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 30, 2010) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture) will be in Champlain, Québec, on Tuesday, August 31, to talk about how an important Government of Canada investment in a local fruits, vegetables and medicinal plants production facility is creating opportunities for local farmers.

EVENT: Announcement
   
DATE: Tuesday, August 31
   
TIME: 10:30 a.m. (local time)
   
LOCATION: Nutra Canada
  240, route Ste-Marie,
  Champlain (Québec)

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    The Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn
    Celine Falardeau
    Senior Advisor, Politics and Communications
    613-302-5511
    or
    AAFC Quebec
    Dominique Richer
    Regional Communications Officer
    418-648-7157
    Cell: 418-997-4625