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  • His favourite word is agriculture.

Liberal MP for Cardigan (P.E.I.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 65% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to discuss the benefits of #Budget2017 for #CdnAg with @karenmccrimmon and farmers on the Hill yesterday… https://t.co/NhxvtruyM5

Posted on Twitter Un plaisir d'avoir rencontré de nombreux fermiers sur la colline hier avec @karenmccrimmon #AgCdn https://t.co/0IhtyD5hjf

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, my hon. colleague is well aware that we support supply management. She is well aware that I announced $350 million for the dairy sector, ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

This week

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), yes, testing on the index of the Canadian cow slaughtered in the United States did include histology, polymerase chain reaction, ...

Posted on Twitter Belle rencontre avec mes homologues de l'atlantique lors de mon passage à Boston @bostonseafood https://t.co/LHYP5p8Yyy

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with colleagues from Atlantic Canada while at the @bostonseafood @VoteForKeith @SteveCrockerLib… https://t.co/s7tfUIAZVk

Posted on Twitter Plaisir de livrer un discours au subject de nos relations commerciales au @necbc ce matin lors de mon passage à Bos… https://t.co/l5LqhAGajZ

Posted on Twitter Spoke to the @necbc this morning about building on our long standing trade relationship, job creation and growing t… https://t.co/uHnsXBSlA2

A week ago

Mentioned by satPRnews (press release) Government of Canada Helps Expand Markets for Canadian Potatoes Member of Parliament Dan Vandal on behalf of Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, was in Winnipeg today to provide remarks at the Canadian Horticultural Council 95th Annual General Meeting, where he announced more than ...

Mentioned by MilTech Government of Canada Helps Expand Markets for Canadian Potatoes Member of Parliament Dan Vandal on behalf of Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, was in Winnipeg today to provide remarks at the Canadian Horticultural Council 95th Annual General Meeting, where he announced more than ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Yahoo News Agriculture minister hopes to expand trade with India, Vietnam Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay is heading out on a two-week trade mission to Vietnam and India on Friday. The Island MP says Canada does more than $1.25 billion a year worth of trade with India and about $260 million with Vietnam.

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to be leading an upcoming trade mission to Vietnam and India as part of our government's effort to strengthen and expand ...

Mentioned by The Guardian MacAulay heading to Vietnam, India on trade mission this weekend P.E.I. MP Lawrence MacAulay is heading up a trade mission to Vietnam and India beginning this weekend in an effort to strengthen trade relationships in that region. MacAulay, the federal minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, will travel to the ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, I think my hon. colleague is fully aware that CETA will benefit the agricultural sector by $1.5 billion a year. I think she is ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, about all I can do is tell my hon. colleague what this government has done and what this government will continue to do. We ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, on Canada's Agriculture Day and every day, this government is extremely proud to support our farmers across this country. Canadian farmers produce the best ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, my hon. colleague's question gives me an opportunity to say again that Canada's supply management system is a model of stability worldwide. My hon. ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, as I have said many times in the House, our government truly supports our Canadian dairy farmers and the supply management system. We are ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Lawrence MacAulay promotes farming in Germany Federal Agriculture Minister and MP for Cardigan, Lawrence MacAulay, has just wrapped up a mission to Berlin, Germany, where he met with ministers of agriculture from around the world. Lawrence MacAulay promotes farming in Germany. Lawrence ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca 'I don't lie awake worrying about anything if I can help it' Canada's second-longest serving MP and the nation's agriculture minister, Lawrence MacAulay, continues to be enthusiastic about his job after more than 28 years as a politician. ... Certainly being a member of Parliament is very interesting, but to be ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Genetically Modified Animals for Human Consumption, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b, ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to be back. Bonjour tout le monde. I want to take this opportunity to thank the committee for ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada Border Services Agency’s Duties Deferral Program as well as other issues ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Hello everyone. I'm honoured to be here today, and I know your committee has been doing a lot of important work. I ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Agriculture and Agri-Food, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon everyone. I'm honoured to be here today and I'm joined by my deputy minister, Andrea Lyon; assistant deputy minister, Pierre ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada I was wondering, when you were talking about advertising, if you thought it should be left to governments or should there be a wildlife organization that ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I certainly welcome the witnesses, who, I might add, are very informed. You indicated, Mr. Boudreault, that some of the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada Thank you very much. You indicated that certain people need licences to fish and, if I understood you correctly, certain people do not need licences to ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Haley. Scientists aren't on the news much lately anyhow, I guess. We're not sure why, but they seem to be not ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada You're absolutely correct. You mentioned, of course, the problem with Greenland and Saint-Pierre and Miquelon. Unfortunately, for governments in this country, fish have not always been ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-24 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of postal services