For Immediate Release - March 16, 2010

MEDIA ADVISORY

Agricultural Resources Commissioner Speaks at Westport Business-to-Business Breakfast Event

WHAT:Department of Agricultural Resources (DAR) Commissioner Scott Soares will be a guest speaker at the Westport Business to Business breakfast tomorrow to talk about the business of farming and the return on investment from supporting and growing the state's agricultural economy. Commissioner Soares will discuss current agricultural economic trends, regional agricultural partnerships, and DAR business development services and outreach.
WHO:DAR Commissioner Scott Soares
John P. Long, president of Westport Business to Business
Michael Sullivan, vice president of Westport Business to Business
WHEN:Thursday March 18, 2010 Time: 7:30 a.m.
WHERE:Radisson White's of Westport 66 State Street, Westport
DIRECTIONS:

From Boston - Take Route 24 South to Route 195 East, take Exit 9 (Sanford Road), bear right, take first right. White's is on your right. (Hampton Inn Westport is on your left). From Cape Cod/New Bedford - Take I-195 West to Exit 10 (Horseneck Beach/Westport-Route 88). Take first Exit (Route 6 west), travel approximately two miles. White's is on your right. (Hampton Inn Westport is adjacent).