Veteran M-P David Anderson has been selected as the person to comment on agricultural issues for the federal Conservatives.
He replaces Peace River M-P Chris Warkentin as the Official Opposition Critic for Agriculture in the new shadow cabinet.
Anderson is the M-P for Cypress Hills-Grassland. He has represented the southwest Saskatchewan riding for 16 years and has previously served as parliamentary secretary for agriculture.
Quebec M-P Jacques Gourde was named deputy critic for agriculture.
Former agriculture minister Gerry Ritz keeps his position as international trade critic.