Northeastern N.B. Wild Blueberry Producers Association president to try hand at provincial politics

The president of the Northeastern New Brunswick Wild Blueberry Producers Association is looking for a shot at provincial politics.

Jean-Maurice Landry will seek the nomination under the NDP banner for the Bathurst-East-Nepisiguit-Saint-Isidore riding.

Landry plans to address health care privatization as well as New Brunswick's forestry strategy.

The nomination convention will take place February 22nd in Saint-Isidore.

The next provincial election is slated for September.

(with files from CKLE)