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2021 AGM Agenda

Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO) Virtual Annual General Meeting

Thursday, March 25, 2021 

As we continue to do things differently due to the pandemic, the Virtual AGM will bring together farmer-members, industry stakeholders and government officials in a digital setting to learn about and discuss opportunities, issues, and future plans for the Ontario chicken industry.

Meeting coordinates and details will be provided to all registrants closer to the date of the meeting.

2021 AGM Agenda 

Morning Meeting Chair - Murray Opsteen, 1st Vice Chair

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM Welcome Remarks & Housekeeping
Greetings from the Hon. Ernie Hardeman
10:20 AM - 10:30 AM Annual Financial Report with Carol Danchuk, Interim Senior Director of Finance, and Deloitte
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Annual Board Performance Report
Moderated Q&A
11:15 AM - 11:20 AM CFO Cares Food Bank Donation Program with Amanda King, Feed Ontario Director, Network & Government Relations
11:20 AM - 11:30 AM INTERMISSION

Afternoon Meeting Chair - Adrian Rehorst, 2nd Vice Chair

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Industry Stakeholder & National System Updates
  • Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission Update with Chair Amy Cronin 
  • Association of Ontario Chicken Processors Update with Chair Cheryl Firby
  • Farm Products Council of Canada Update with Member Maryse Dubé
  • Chicken Farmers of Canada Update with CFC Chair Benoît Fontaine & CFC Executive Director Michael Laliberté
12:20 PM - 12:45 PM Keynote Address - The Future of Trade in the Biden Era: Special Guest Speaker Maryscott Greenwood, CEO, Canadian American Business Council
12:45 PM - 1:00 PM Closing Remarks and Final Business


Please check back regularly as details are subject to change. 

All attendees must be registered. CLICK HERE to register.