September 28, 2010
For immediate release
Approval Granted for Mink Farm
Environment, Energy & Forestry
“The environmental impact assessment is a thorough review of the operation to ensure there will be no harmful impacts on the environment,” said Minister Brown. “The public was invited to provide input on the proposal and I am satisfied that the issues raised have been addressed by the proponent.”
The Department of Agriculture also reviewed the proposal.
Currently there are 12 mink farms operating across Prince Edward Island.