Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

December 19, 2007 16:31 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Guy Lauzon to Announce Agri-Opportunities Program Funding

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 19, 2007) - Guy Lauzon, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, and Prince Edward-Hastings Member of Parliament Darryl Kramp, will be in Belleville on December 20, to announce funding for the first project under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Agri-Opportunities Program.

Following the announcement, Mr. Lauzon and Mr. Kramp will be available to speak to media.

Directions from Belleville: Take Shannonville Road north off the 401. At the first crossroad, turn left. It is the first farm on the left.

EVENT: Announcement and media availability

DATE: Thursday, December 20

TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: DeMille Farm
306 Lazier Road
Belleville, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    AAFC Ontario
    Margaret Boyd
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 519-837-5842
    Cell: 519-831-3550