The Alberta Canola Producers Commission is looking for four new directors to serve on their board. Directors serve a three-year term, and must be canola producers.

To be considered an eligible canola producer, you to have paid a service charge to Alberta Canola since August 1, 2015.

Directors are needed in regions 2, 5, 8 and 11.

Region 5 is North of Edmonton and includes Sturgeon County, Region 8 surrounds Calgary and includes the M.D. of Foothills, and Region 11 is East of Red Deer and includes the County of Camrose and Stettler.

All directors running must be nominated by October 31, 2017.

For more information, you can visit their website.

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