Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

October 29, 2009 15:44 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Blackburn to Announce New Market Opportunity for Farmers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 29, 2009) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of State (Agriculture), will be in Sherbrooke, Quebec, on Friday, October 30, to make an announcement regarding the production of agri-based cleaning products and a new market opportunity.

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

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Friday, October 30

TIME: 11:00 a.m. (local time)

PLACE: Laboratoire M2
575 rue de L'Union
Sherbrooke, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    The Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn
    Sophie Doucet
    Press Secretary
    Office: 613-947-7298
    Cell: 613-608-3252
    AAFC Quebec
    Dominique Fortin
    Regional Communications Officer
    Office: 418-648-7157
    Cell: 418-997-4625