Canola Council President Joanne Buth is Appointed to the Senate

Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced today that he has appointed seven new senators.  One of the new appointees is Canola Council of Canada President Joanne Buth.  According to the Winnipeg Free Press, buth has known since December that she would be appointed.

Joanne Buth is a very respected individual in the agricultural community.  As the head of the Canola Council she has a lot of practical experience in global trade.  I am sure that the agricultural; community will look at this appointment as very positively.  Whether you agree with an appointed senate or not, Joanne Buth is well deserving to represent Canadians in Ottawa.

See the list of seven new appointees

Congratulations Joanne!!!!

Joanne Buth participated in an episode of the Canola School a couple years ago and the video can be seen embedded below.
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Shaun Haney

Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. He creates content regularly and hosts RealAg Radio on Rural Radio 147 every weekday at 4:30 PM est. @shaunhaney

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