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George Webster new Minister of Agriculture in P.E.I.


January 13, 2009
By Government of P.E.I.

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January 13, 2009, Charlottetown, PEI – Prince Edward Island Premier
Robert Ghiz announced a cabinet shuffle recently, including the
appointment of George Webster as the Minister of Agriculture.

January 13, 2009, Charlottetown, PEI – Prince Edward Island Premier Robert Ghiz announced a cabinet shuffle recently, including the appointment of George Webster as the Minister of Agriculture.

Webster previously served as the Minister of Environment, Energy and Forestry. He was elected to provincial parliament in 2007 representing Borden-Kinkora.

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Past ag minister Neil LeClair will now serve as Minister of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Rural Development.

“I have always been very clear that re-assignment of Cabinet duties will take place on a fairly regular basis,” Premier Ghiz said. “I am very fortunate to have a very strong and capable team from which to draw, and I believe these changes will be very positive for Prince Edward Island.”