Fisheries and Land Resources
April 9, 2019

Media Advisory: Minister Byrne to Announce Details of New Agriculture Program

The Honourable Gerry Byrne, Minister of Fisheries and Land Resources, will announce the details of a program that will help raise awareness of food self-sufficiency, support local food production and the agriculture sector tomorrow (Wednesday, April,10). The event will take place at 10:00 a.m., at the Elaine Dobbin Centre for Autism, 70 Clinch Crescent, St. John’s.

The new program will support the Provincial Government’s Way Forward commitment to double food self-sufficiency by 2022.

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Media contact
Connie Boland
Fisheries and Land Resources
709-637-2923, 640-6409
connieboland@gov.nl.ca

2019 04 09                              2:35 p.m.