Alberta Canola Director Nomination Results 

November 1, 2021

Edmonton, Alberta, November 1, 2021 – The call for nominations for farmers to serve on the Board of Directors of the Alberta Canola Producers Commission resulted in two canola farmers being acclaimed. The nomination deadline was Friday October 29, 2021. 

Charles Simoneau from Guy will serve as a director in Region 3, and Wayne Schneider from Leduc will serve a second term as director for Region 6. 

Regions 9 and 12 failed to generate nominations. An election for these positions will occur at the Annual General Meeting on January 25, 2022 in Edmonton. Information on nomination procedures for these elections will be posted to albertacanola.com. 

Directors of Alberta Canola may serve two consecutive three-year terms on the Board of Alberta Canola. Directors’ terms begin immediately following the Annual General Meeting. 

For more information on the Alberta Canola regions visit: albertacanola.com/regions  

Alberta Canola is hosting five Grower Engagement meetings this winter. To learn about these and other Alberta Canola events please go to albertacanola.com for more information. 

The mission of Alberta Canola is to support the long-term success of canola farmers in Alberta through research, extension, consumer engagement, and advocacy for canola farmers. 

For more information contact: 

Ward Toma
General Manager
780-454-0844
[email protected]

Upcoming Events

Canola Week

Canola Week is a merger of Keith Downey’s Canola Industry Meeting (est. 1970), Wilf Keller’s Canola Innovation Day (est. 2003), and the Canola Council of Canada’s Canola Discovery Forum (est. 2013).
Nov 30 - Dec 2
Online, Webinar

Your role in farm transition: Whose job is it anyway? with Patti Durand

Transitioning a farm business can be complex - there are so many decisions to make. But whose job is it to make it a successful transition?
Nov 30
Online, Webinar

Grower Engagement Meeting - Red Deer

Alberta Canola is hosting four Grower Engagement Meetings across Alberta during November & December 2021 and one online in January 2022
Dec 7
Red Deer, Alberta

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