Les Producteurs de lait du Québec (PLQ) will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Le Concorde Hotel in Quebec City on April 11 and 12.
On April 11, a live broadcast of Chair Bruno Letendre’s speech can be viewed on the YouTube channel and the Facebook page of Les Producteurs de lait du Québec starting at 11:10 a.m. In the afternoon, Pierre Lampron and Jacques Lefebvre, the President and the Chief Executive Officer of Dairy Farmers of Canada, will speak to delegates. The winners of the excellence category of the Lait’xcellent competition will be revealed at the end of the day.
On April 12, marketing issues, trade agreements and future prospects will be the main topics of discussion. Around 9:15 a.m., Dr. Andrew Samis, Cardiac Surgery Intensivist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at Queen’s University, will give a presentation on saturated fats in our food, which will be broadcast live on YouTube and Facebook. Jean-Claude Poissant, Parliamentary Secretary to Canada’s Minister of Agriculture, and Marcel Groleau, President of the Union des producteurs agricoles, are expected later during the day. Laurent Lessard, Québec’s Minister of Agriculture, will also be in attendance for both days.
Click on the link to view the notice of meeting.