MFGA Annual General Meeting

Thursday, February 11, 2016 in Winnipeg


Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice issued January 11, 2017

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the members of the Manitoba Flax Growers Association (MFGA) will be held February 16, 2017 at 10:45 a.m. at the Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre, 1808 Wellington Avenue, Winnipeg, MB. during the CropConnect Conference.

NOTE: Registration to the CropConnect Conference is not required to attend the Annual General Meeting.

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  1. Welcome/Chairman’s report – Eric Fridfinnson, Chairman;
  2. Approval of Agenda;
  3. Approval of minutes of last AGM – February 11, 2016 (click here to view/download minutes);
  4. “Notice to Reader” Financial Statement Year Ending July 31st, 2016 – Hugh Drake (click here to view/download statements);
  5. Appointment of Accountants – Hugh Drake;
  6. Resolution to approved all actions of the MFGA over the past year;
  7. Resolution to reduce the MFGA Board size by one;
  8. Nominating Committee Report – John Dueck;
  9. Other business;
    • Manitoba Commodity Organization – Strengthening Member Value
  10. Adjournment;

Download our 2017 AGM Agenda

Nominees must be a producer of flax and are in good standing with MFGA (must not have requested a levy refund but have remitted check-off to the Association in the past three years). Nominations to serve on the Board of Directors can be made by submitting the candidate’s name to the MFGA office prior to the commencement of the meeting, or by nominating a candidate during the call for nominations at the Annual General Meeting.