AAC Celebrates 19 Years of Effective Program Delivery

December 11, 2014

December 11, 2014, GUELPH, ON - The Agricultural Adaptation Council (AAC) celebrated 19 years of effective program delivery during the AAC's Annual General Meeting (AGM.) This successful event was held on December 11, 2014, at the Hanlon Convention Centre in Guelph, Ontario.

Debbie Reed, Executive Director, Coalition on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases, was the keynote speaker. Debbie provides strategic and collaborative leadership based on agriculture land use change and global climate change. She is involved with collaboration and consensus building to develop and support voluntary, incentive-based approaches for the agricultural sector to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, while enhancing profitability and production of food, feed and fiber. Debbie's AGM presentation focused on sustainable agriculture supply chain initiatives. She stressed the importance of adapting and the presence of innovation throughout the supply chain; to "align your bottom line with others 'triple-bottom lines' and to not be squeezed."

Five AAC applicant speakers, from across the industry, presented aspects of their AAC approved projects. Each applicant enthusiastically spoke to their project and shared examples of how the funding ...

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