Thursday, December 22, 2016

Jim Clark heads farm commission

Jim Clark has been chosen interim chairman of the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission which supervises marketing boards.

He takes over from Geri Kamenz who resigned effective the end of this year.

Clark is currently one of the commission’s vice-chairmen.

He was instrumental in founding the Ontario Corn-fed Beef initiative, has been active in a number of farm organizations and has been an advisor to several Liberal agriculture ministers.

He was appointed by Agriculture Minister Jeff Leal.