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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry

First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16-17-18

Chair: The Honourable DIANE F. GRIFFIN

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Thursday, February 15, 2018

Issue No. 42

Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)

Thirty-second and thirty-third meetings:
Study the potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors


Tuesday, February 13, 2018

As an individual:

Ralph Martin, Professor, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph (by video conference).

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada:

Shabtai Bittman, Research Scientist, Environmental Health, Agassiz Research and Development Centre, Science and Technology Branch (by video conference);

Karen Beauchemin, Research Scientist, Sustainable Production Systems, Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Science and Technology Branch (by video conference).

Thursday, February 15, 2018

As an individual:

Anja Geitmann, Dean, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University.


The Honourable Diane F. Griffin, Chair

The Honourable Ghislain Maltais, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Ataullahjan, Bovey, Dagenais, *Day (or Mercer), Doyle, Gagné, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare) (or Mitchell), Mercer, Oh, Petitclerc, Pratte, *Smith (or Martin), *Woo (or Saint-Germain)

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Change in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 12-5 and to the order of the Senate of November 7, 2017, membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The Honourable Senator Bovey replaced the Honourable Senator Woo (February 14, 2018).