JoAnne L. Buth
|Member of the Senate of Canada|
January 6, 2012 – August 10, 2014
|Appointed by||Stephen Harper|
May 23, 1954 |
British Columbia, Canada
JoAnne L. Buth (born May 23, 1954) is a former Canadian politician. She was appointed to the Canadian Senate by Stephen Harper on January 6, 2012 (replacing the retired Sharon Carstairs) and sat as a Conservative representing Manitoba. She retired from the Senate on August 10, 2014  in order to become CEO of the Canadian International Grains Institute, a group that promotes Canadian field crops.
Buth's background in agriculture includes stints as a research and development manager with DowElanco Canada and as an information officer for the federal agriculture department's research station in Winnipeg. More recently she worked in Carman, Manitoba as a manager and weed management specialist in Manitoba's provincial ministry of agriculture. Prior to her Senate appointment, she was president of the Canola Council of Canada, a lobby group for the canola industry.
- "Harper names Canola Council chief to Senate". Manitoba Co-operator. January 7, 2012. Retrieved January 6, 2012.
- "Buth in Senate on Jan 31". Saskatoonhomepage.ca. 23 January 2012.
- "[brief bio]". Ottawa Citizen. January 6, 2012. Retrieved January 7, 2012.[permanent dead link]
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