The FSNS Board met on December 20
th for their first meeting following the AGM with new Directors Leonie De Waal, Katie Keddy and Lauren Park (NSFA Executive Rep). The board is then rounded out by its officers: David Powers, President; David Newcombe, Vice-President; Lloyd Dyck, Treasurer and Corporate Secretary; and Trevor Forbes, Past President.
The primary focus of the meeting related to funding strategies for farm safety programming. This included a presentation from Peggy Weatherbee, NSDA on the incorporation of Farm Safety Plans into the Business Advisory Services Program. The meeting also received updates from the Transportation Committee, Advisory Committee, NSFA Operations and on staff work plan activities.
We are looking forward to another year of activities as we work to enhance the supports available to you.