LA POCATIÈRE, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - March 14, 2011) - Representatives of the media are invited to two news conferences during which Bernard Généreux, Member of Parliament for Montmagny–L'Islet–Kamouraska–Rivière-du-Loup, will announce, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of State for Canada Economic Development, funding to two La Pocatière organizations:

Biopterre Bioproducts Development Center

Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2011
   
Time: 9:00 a.m.
   
Location: Institut de technologie agroalimentaire
  François-Pilote Room
  401 Poiré Street
  La Pocatière

Centre de développement bioalimentaire du Québec (CDBQ)

Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2011
   
Time: 10:30 a.m.
   
Location: Centre de développement bioalimentaire du Québec (CDBQ)
  Complexe Bioalimentaire
  1660 de la Ferme Street
  La Pocatière

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Contact Information: Canada Economic Development
Claudie Lamontagne
Communications
418-722-3280 or 1-800-463-9073
Cell.: 418-750-0995
claudie.lamontagne@dec-ced.gc.ca
or
Canada Economic Development
Office of the Honourable Denis Lebel
Benoit Fortin - Special Assistant, Communications
819-997-3319
benoit.fortin@dec-ced.gc.ca