Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

November 20, 2009 11:46 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in New Bio-Refinery

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 20, 2009) - Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and Regional Minister for Prince Edward Island, will be at the Nature's Crops International bio-refinery in Kensington, Prince Edward Island, on November 23, to make an announcement on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) Keith Ashfield.

Following the announcement, Minister Shea will be available to speak to media.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Monday, November 23

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

LOCATION: Natures Crops International Bio-refinery
12682 Margate Road, Kensington, P.E.I.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Atlantic
    Wayne Riley
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 902-566-7314
    Cell: 902-628-5342