Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 18, 2009 13:18 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Will Make an Annoucement About Investing in New Crop Varieties and Better Technology to Help Farmers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2009) - Member of Parliament Joe Preston (Elgin-Middlesex-London), on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in London, Ontario, on Thursday, March 19, to announce funding for the Agricultural Biorefinery Innovation Network for Green Energy, Fuels and Chemicals (ABIN).

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, March 19

TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Lobby of Thompson Engineering Building
University of Western Ontario
100 Collip Circle, Suite 105
London, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Margaret Boyd
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 519-837-5842
    Cell: 519-831-3550