November 06, 2006 07:30 ET

Media Advisory: Impact of Eventual Unionization on Survival of Quebec Market Gardening

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 6, 2006) - A unique media event bringing together in one place market gardeners, Mexican workers, managers in department in charge of recruiting foreign farm workers in Quebec, and a lawyer who can explain the specific legal issues involved.

WHAT: Press event

WHEN: Monday, November 6, 2006 - 2:15 p.m.

WHO: Several producers and seasonal farm workers

Mr. Rene Mantha, general manager of Fondation des entreprises
en recrutement de main-d'ouvre agricole etrangere

Mr. Frederic Sylvestre, Sylvestre et associes, Avocats

WHERE: 905 rue du Marche central Montreal, 2nd floor

Free parking at the door. Freight elevator for technical equipment.

Specific location:

De l'Acadie to north of Metropolitan Boulevard. Right on Legendre. Right at 3rd stop sign. Past the security booth. Straight ahead to the end of the central market then right above the Bistro du Marche.

Contact Information

  • Please confirm your attendance
    and needs for personal interviews
    Carole Lewis