Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 18, 2009 12:41 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Announcement for Biofuel Sector to Help Farmers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2009) - Brian Storseth, Member of Parliament for Westlock-St.Paul, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Edmonton, Alberta, on March 19, to announce a new initiative in support of the Sustainable Cropping System Platforms for Biodiesel Feedstock Quantity and Quality (SBQQ).



EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, March 19

TIME: 1:30 p.m. (local time) - tour of research facility
2 p.m. (local time) - announcement

LOCATION: Alberta Research Council Fuels and Lubricants Lab, West Atrium
250 Karl Clark Road Edmonton, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Genevieve Goggin
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor - Alberta
    Office: 780-495-5528
    Cell: 780-218-4945