National Research Council Canada-NRC

National Research Council Canada-NRC

April 03, 2009 13:50 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada science strategy supports innovation for small- and medium-sized enterprises, youth employment

DARTMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - April 3, 2009) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will be at Acadian Seaplants Limited in Dartmouth, N.S., on Monday for an important funding announcement.

Acadian Seaplants Limited develops innovative techniques to cultivate seaweed food products and agricultural products derived from marine plant extracts for export markets.

Following the event, media is also invited to join Minister Goodyear on a tour of the NRC Neuroimaging Research Laboratory at 1796 Summer St., Suite 3900, Halifax Infirmary.

Date: Monday April 6, 2009

Time: 2 p.m.

Place: Acadian Seaplants Limited
30 Brown Ave.
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Contact Information

  • National Research Council Canada
    Media Relations
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications