Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

March 27, 2008 14:25 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce ECOABC Funding

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 27, 2008) - Joe Preston, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Aylmer, on Friday, March 28, to announce ecoAgriculture Biofuels Capital Initiative (ecoABC) funding to boost biofuels in Ontario.

Following the announcement, Mr. Preston will be available to speak to media.



EVENT: Announcement
and media availability

DATE: Friday, March 28


TIME: 2:00 p.m.


LOCATION: East Elgin Community Complex
531 Talbot Street West
Aylmer, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    AAFC Ontario
    Margaret Boyd
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 519-837-5842
    Cell: 519-831-3550