Producers can still apply for CWB ballots

The Nov. 14 deadline to get on the voters’ list for the Canadian Wheat Board 2008 director elections for Districts 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 is fast approaching.

In order to simplify the application process, farmers can now use crop insurance records or delivery receipts to prove eligibility. More information can be found at

Producers of wheat, barley, rye, oats, flaxseed, canola or rapeseed who produce in the even-numbered CWB districts and have not yet received a ballot to vote are encouraged to verify their eligibility to vote today by calling 1-877-500-0795 or by visiting deadline for providing proof of eligibility to vote is 5 p. m. (central time) on November 14, 2008.

The mail-in ballots must be postmarked no later than Nov. 28.



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