OTTAWA – Canada’s agriculture minister Marie-Claude Bibeau announced a second intake for the Canadian Agricultural Youth Council on Feb. 22.
“I would like to build on the success of the first cohort of the Canadian Agricultural Youth Council and renew some of its membership while maintaining the same vibrancy and spirit that I enjoyed so much. I am impressed and inspired by the commitment and deep thinking of these young leaders who aspire to create an increasingly innovative and sustainable agricultural industry,” Bibeau stated in a press release.
Those aged 18 to 30, who work in and/or study the agriculture and agri-food value chain, and who are interested in shaping the future of the sector, are encouraged to apply by visiting: https://agriculture.canada.ca/en/youth-agriculture/canadian-agricultural-youth-council.
The application deadline is March 22, 2022.