WORD FROM THE PRESIDENT
CONVENTION «LES JOURNÉES DE L’ARBRE DE NOËL 2017»
On behalf of the organizing committee, I wish to thank all participants of the “Christmas Tree Convention 2017“. Many thanks also to sponsors that are listed below.
The event was organized by L’APANQ, the ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation du Québec, the Club agroenvironnemental de l’Estrie and Fertior. The financial support was from : MAPAQ, Patrimoine canadien, et les Réseaux Agriconseils de l’Estrie et de la Chaudière-Appalaches.
You can access the speakers’ presentations on the MAPAQ web site at the following adress.
No doubt this activity usually held once every two years in our region will follow and contribute to the development of the sector of the production of Christmas trees in Québec.
ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY
The general assembly was held on February 17th. The new executive of 12 members is composed of:
Jimmy Downey, president; Hugo Cleary, vice-président; Richard Plante, secretary, David Thibeault, treasurer, and directors: Larry Downey, Jacques Rousseau, Jacinthe Lachance,Rock Paquette, Stephan Perreault, Francis Gilbert, Paul Langlais and a new member Daren Côté.
To see pictures of the convention and general assembly, click here.
Jimmy Downey, président