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Land Use

2019 Ag Chairs Summit
July 15, 2019
1:45 pm to 3:00 pm
Stephen AB


Setting Aside Marginal Farmland for Wildlife Habitat | MLA Toby Barrett, Ontario

Hunting Policy | Ches McDowell, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

Domestic Disease Transmission | Senator Shelley Hughes, Alaska

Land Use Session Summary


Ches McDowell

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

Ches is an attorney and lobbyist in Raleigh and Winston-Salem with Kilpatrick, Townsend & Stockton LLP. He is an avid outdoorsman and hunter. Read more about Ches McDowell

Toby Barrett

Ontario Legislature

Toby has a Masters of Science degree from the Ontario Agricultural College (OAC) and a degree in Economics from the University of Guelph. A former teacher of high school Agriculture and Environmental Science, Toby is a partner in his family farm near Port Dover, and for 20 years worked for the Ontario Addiction Research Foundation. Read more about Toby Barrett

Shelley Hughes

Alaska Senate

Senator Hughes has served in the Senate since 2017. Hughes was previously a member of the Alaska House of Representatives from January 18, 2013 until January 22, 2017, Her career history includes a long history with the Alaska Primary Care Association and the Legislative Aide of Representative Gatto, who was a founding member of SARL. Read more about Shelley Hughes