Atlantic premiers to meet in P.E.I.

Atlantic premiers and federal ministers are set to get together Tuesday in P.E.I. to discuss ways to grow the region's economy.

Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and P.E.I. Premier Wade MacLauchlan will co-host the meeting of the Atlantic Growth Strategy Leadership Committee.

The pair will be joined by New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant, Newfoundland Premier Dwight Ball and Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil -- as well as a number of federal cabinet ministers.