Canadian Western Agribition and BMO have named B.C. rancher Linda Allison as the 2020 Celebrating women in Agriculture honouree.
The nomination is part of International Women’s Day, Monday March 8.
Each year, the BMO Celebrating women in Agriculture program recognizes the outstanding achievement of women in the agriculture industry across Canada.
Agribition CEO Chris Lane says Linda Allison ranches in Princeton, B.C. and has been a leader in the B.C. cattle industry for years.
She is a director at Canada Beef, and spent 9 terms with the B.C. Cattlemen’s Association, and was the chair of the Canadian Beef Cattle Research, Market Development and promotion agency.