Olds College President Looks Forwards To Working With New, Local Provincial Ag Minister

Having someone in the provincial Agriculture Ministry portfolio who is from the industry and understands it - can only be a good thing, according to Olds College's President. Stuart Cullum was reacting to last month's announcement which saw Innisfail-Sylvan Lake MLA Devin Dreeshen named the Minister of Ag & Forestry within Alberta's new United Conservative government.

Stuart Cullum says it was exciting to see a local MLA named Alberta's new Minister of Agriculture & Forestry last month.
 
Olds College's President looks forward to working with Devin Dreeshen from Innisfail-Sylvan Lake to ensure Olds College is developing the kinds of programs that are needed to support the ag sector as a whole.
 
 
Cullum says Devin Dreeshen and his family come from agriculture and they understand the challenges of being a producer in an industry that is influenced by factors - including global trade issues.
 
 
Based on their past discussions, Cullum believes Dreehsen will be an excellent partner for Olds College as the province's Ag & Forestry Minister.

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