MWBGA Seeking Nominations for Election of Directors

MWBGA Seeking Nominations for Election of Directors

Press Release

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Carman, MB – October 23, 2019 – Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association (MWBGA) is seeking nominations to fill four seats on its Board of Directors.

The nomination period opens on November 1, 2019 and closes November 30, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. C.S.T. Nominees must be members in good standing with MWBGA and have the support of at least five MWBGA members in good standing to be eligible. More information on the roles and responsibilities of a MWBGA director, eligibility requirements for nominees, nomination procedure and election process can be found on MWBGA’s website at https://mbwheatandbarley.ca/governance/nominations-elections/. Nominations must be submitted to the MWBGA office in Carman, Manitoba.

An in-person election will take place at MWBGA’s annual general meeting (AGM), which will be held at 12:30 pm on February 13, 2020 during the CropConnect Conference at the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  For those members who are unable to attend the AGM, an advance ballot option will be available. Voting instructions, procedures and timelines for the advance ballot option and in-person voting at the AGM will be available on MWBGA’s website. The successful candidates will be installed to the board of directors at MWBGA’s 2020 AGM.

About Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association:
Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association (MWBGA) is a non-profit organization established in 2013. MWBGA represents over 7,000 farmer-members who share the common goal of growing the potential of wheat and barley as profitable and sustainable production choices for Manitoba growers through leadership and strategic investments in research, market development and communications. For more information, visit mbwheatandbarley.ca.

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For more information, please contact:

Pam de Rocquigny

General Manager

Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association

204.745.6661 | pam@mbwheatandbarley.ca

 

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