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CanadaGAP holds annual meeting

December 15, 2017  By Press release

December 15, 2017, Ottawa, Ont – The annual general meeting of CanAgPlus, the corporation that owns and operates the CanadaGAP Program, was held Dec. 6 in Ottawa.

CanadaGAP program participants elected four new directors to the CanAgPlus board. They include:

Board director Dean Thomson retired after four years of service and was thanked for his contributions to the CanadaGAP program.


The new board met subsequent to the AGM and reappointed Jack Bates to the chair and Hugh Bowman as vice-chair.

Newly elected board members will serve a two-year term for 2018 and 2019. Biographies of CanAgPlus directors are posted at:

One resolution was debated and defeated by the membership. Further information about the AGM is available at:

The annual report presentation and copies of the report are published at

The corporation’s financial statements are accessible from the CanadaGAP website or directly from the office. Any member may obtain a copy upon request.

Please direct any questions to the CanadaGAP office.

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