Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

August 07, 2012 12:08 ET

Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Nova Scotia Announces Support for Agricultural Innovation in Nova Scotia

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 7, 2012) - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, Member of Parliament Greg Kerr (West Nova) and Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister John MacDonell will be at West Nova Agro-Commodities in Lawrencetown, on Thursday, August 9, to make an announcement to support an innovative, diversified agricultural sector in Nova Scotia.

EVENT:
Announcement
DATE:
August 9, 2012
TIME:
2:00 p.m. (local time)
LOCATION:
West Nova Agro-Commodities
351 Elliot Rd
Lawrencetown, NS B0S 1M0

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972

    Avril Vollenhoven
    Regional Communications Officer
    AAFC Nova Scotia Office
    902-426-2353
    Cell: 902-802-4612

    Adele Poirier
    Communications Advisor
    Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture
    902-424-8258
    poiriea@gov.ns.ca

    Jeff English
    Press Secretary
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    613-773-1059