Ottawa invests in Conestoga's Institute of Food Processing Technology

February 13, 2012

The federal government announced Friday a $2.3-million investment for Conestoga College to help meet the needs of food and beverage manufacturers in southern Ontario through its Institute of Food Processing Technology. With this investment from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario's Prosperity Initiative, Conestoga will equip its institute with modern food processing lines that simulate real work environments. The hands-on training provided by the institute, using modern manufacturing equipment, will enhance the education experience of its students. FedDev Ontario News Release