Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

February 22, 2011 11:20 ET

Media Advisory/Soon it Will be Possible to Produce Year Round at Lower Costs: Government of Canada Invests in Greenhouse Technology

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 22, 2011) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture) will be in Portneuf, Quebec on Wednesday, February 23 to announce an investment in innovation to benefit Canadian greenhouse growers.

EVENT: Announcement
   
DATE: Wednesday, February 23
   
TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)
   
LOCATION: Les Serres du St-Laurent inc. (Savoura)
  700 Lucien-Thibodeau Street
  Portneuf, Quebec
  G0A 2Y0

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-773-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn
    Celine Falardeau
    Senior Advisor, Communications
    613-302-5511
    or
    AAFC Quebec
    Dominique Richer
    Regional Communications Manager
    418-648-7157