Harper Government Boosts Potato Industry

Ottawa, Ontario, August 3, 2012 – Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Member of Parliament Mike Allen (Tobique–Mactaquac) will be in Fredericton, New Brunswick on Wednesday, August 8 to celebrate the Centennial anniversary of the Potato Research Centre and announce a new investment in the potato industry.

EVENT:
Announcement and tree planting

DATE:
Wednesday, August 8, 2012

TIME:
9:30 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
Potato Research Centre
850 Lincoln Road
Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 4Z7

For more information:

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