Prince Edward Island will soon have a new provincial headquarters for Canadian Red Cross disaster operations and programs and services, thanks to community support and investments from the Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island.
Investments by the Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island in new food processing technology are helping Island companies develop innovative new products for growing export markets.
The Independent Review of the Prince Edward Island Lobster Fishery by former Auditor General Colin Younker has been released to the public.
Royal Star Foods in Tignish will expand its cold storage facility to meet increased consumer demand locally and internationally, thanks to an investment of $1.3 million from the Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island.
The Farm Centre, a key urban link for the Island's primary industries, will benefit from facility upgrades thanks to federal and provincial investments of over $170,000. The Farm Centre will also play a key role supporting food and culinary events as part of the province's 2014 celebrations, thanks to a $175,000 grant from PEI 2014 Inc. Fund.