Boehm Re-elected By Acclamation At 43rd Annual NFU National Convention

Boehm Re-elected By Acclamation At 43rd Annual NFU National Convention

Saskatoon, Sask. - Terry Boehm of Allan, Saskatchewan was re-elected President of the National Farmers Union (NFU) by acclamation, at its 43rd annual National Convention held in Saskatoon, November 24 to 26, 2012.

Colleen Ross of Nelson, BCwas elected as NFU 1st Vice-President (Policy).

Paul Slomp of Ottawa, Ontario was acclaimed as NFU 2nd Vice-President (Operations).

Joan Brady of Mindemoya, Ontario was acclaimed as NFU Women’s President.

Kathleen Charpentier of Castor, Alberta was acclaimed as NFU Women’s Vice-President.

Cammie Harbottle of Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia was acclaimed as NFU YouthPresident.

Alex Fletcher of Victoria, BC was elected NFU Youth Vice-President.

The National Farmers Unionwas founded in 1969. It is a non-partisan, democratic, direct-membershipfamily farm organization. It is the only farm organization in Canada incorporated under aSpecial Act of Parliament.

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For further information, please contact:

Carla Roppel, NFU Executive Director (306) 652-9465
Terry Boehm, NFU President (306) 255-2880