Agriculture and Aquaculture

NB to host 2011 meeting of agriculture ministers (10/07/08)

NB 1160

July 8, 2010

SASKATOON, Sask. (CNB) - The next annual conference of federal, provincial and territorial ministers of agriculture will be held in Saint Andrews from July 6 to 8, 2011. Agriculture and Aquaculture Minister Ronald Ouellette extended the invitation to his counterparts at this year's conference in Saskatoon.

"I am pleased to invite my fellow ministers to come to New Brunswick next July," said Ouellette. "I look forward to profiling our agriculture sector to my colleagues and to having them witness our scenic beauty and experience New Brunswickers' legendary hospitality."

The meeting will be held at the Fairmont Algonquin Hotel.


MEDIA CONTACT: Gisèle Regimbal, communications, Department of Agriculture and Aquaculture, 506-444-4218.