Canadian House of Commons Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food

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The House of Commons Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food (AGRI) is a standing committee of the House of Commons of Canada.


  • Focus on bills, review of expenditures, policies, and programs of the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food and its agencies:
    • The Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    • The Canadian Grain Commission
    • The Farm Products Council of Canada
    • The Canadian Dairy Commission
    • Farm Credit Canada
  • Oversight of the Canadian Wheat Board and the Pest Management Regulatory Agency


Party Member District
  Liberal Anthony Rota, Chair, , ON
  Liberal Lyne Bessette Nipissing-Timiskaming, ON
  Liberal Kody Blois Kings—Hants, NS
  Liberal Francis Drouin Glengarry—Prescott—Russell, ON
  Liberal Neil R. Ellis Bay of Quinte, ON
  Liberal Tim Louis Kitchener—Conestoga, ON
  Conservative John Barlow, Vice-Chair Foothills, AB
  Conservative Richard Lehoux Beauce, QC
  Conservative Lianne Rood Lambton—Kent—Middlesex, ON
  Conservative Gerald Soroka Yellowhead, AB
  Bloc Quebecois Yves Perron, Vice-Chair Berthier—Maskinongé, QC
  New Democratic Party Alistair MacGregor Cowichan—Malahat—Langford, BC


  • Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure (SAGR)


Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food (AGRI)