Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry
Second Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1999-2000
The Honourable LEONARD J. GUSTAFSON
Thursday, April 13, 2000
Issue No. 8
Eighth meeting on: The present state and the future of agriculture in Canada,
consideration of farm income issues
From the Canadian Federation of Agriculture:
Mr. Bob Friesen, President;
Mr. Benoît Basillais, Policy Analyst.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Leonard J. Gustafson, Chair
The Honourable Joyce Fairbairn, P.C., Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Banks, * Boudreau, P.C. (or Hays), Chalifoux, Gill, * Lynch-Staunton (or
Kinsella), Oliver, Robichaud, P.C. (Saint-Louis-de-Kent), Rossiter,
Sparrow, St. Germain, P.C., Stratton, Wiebe
* Ex Officio Members
Changes to membership of the committee:
Pursuant to rule 85(4), membership of the committee was amended as follows:
The name of the Honourable Senator Ferretti Barth substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Perry (April 12, 2000).
The name of the Honourable Senator Banks substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Fitzpatrick (April 13, 2000).
The name of the Honourable Senator Wiebe substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Ferretti Barth (April 13, 2000).