Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98-99

Chair: The Honourable LEONARD J. GUSTAFSON


Thursday, March 4, 1999
Thursday, March 18, 1999

Issue No. 29

Seventh meeting on: The Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone (rBST) and its effect on the human and animal health safety aspect

Sixteenth meeting on: The present state and future of agriculture in Canada, consideration of the effect of international subsidies on farm income

INCLUDING:
THE EIGHTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE


WITNESSES:

From the Canadian Federation of Agriculture:

Mr. Bob Friesen, President;

Mr. Jeff Atkinson, Communications Coordinator.


MEMBERS OFF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Leonard J. Gustafson, Chair

The Honourable Eugene Whelan, P.C., Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Chalifoux, Fairbairn, P.C., * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs), Hays, Hervieux-Payette, P.C., * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Rivest, Robichaud, P.C. (Saint-Louis-de-Kent), Rossiter, Spivak, Stratton, Taylor

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

Change in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 85(4), membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The name of the Honourable Senator Hervieux-Payette substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Sparrow (January 20, 1999).