Canada's Economic Action Plan

Canada's Economic Action Plan

August 21, 2012 13:28 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Support Agricultural Innovation

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2012) - Agriculture Parliamentary Secretary Pierre Lemieux will be in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, with Minister of National Resources Gail Shea (Egmont), to make an announcement in support of agricultural innovation.

Event: Announcement
Date: Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Time: 1 p.m. (local time)
Location: Lingdale Farm
1711 Glasgow Road
Hunter River -RR3
PEI
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Directions to location of announcement:

  • From Charlottetown take Route #2 to Route #7 - turn left at Route #224.
  • Travel on Route #224 for 12 kms - soybean fields are on the left, opposite "Welcome to New Glasgow" sign.
  • Civic address #2357.
  • In the event of rain, contact Wayne Riley (902-628-5342). The event will be held in a barn at Lingdale Farms on Millboro Road off Route# 224 in Wheatley River. (8 kms from Route #7 and Route #224 junction.)

Contact Information

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

    Meagan Murdoch
    Director of Communications
    The Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    613-773-1059

    Wayne Riley
    Regional Communications Manager
    AAFC Atlantic Region
    Office: 902-566-7314
    Cell: 902-628-5342