Prince Edward Island Potato Board members reelected Gary Linkletter as their chairman.
Linkletter is serving his second three-year term representing the table stock sector for the Summerside District. He is a partner in the family operated Linkletter Farms, which grows seed, table stock and processing potatoes.
Also joining the Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island-based board is vice chairman Alex Docherty, representing the seed sector from the Charlottetown District. Owen Ching, representing the table stock sector of the Montague-Souris District, returns to the board as secretary-treasurer.
David Francis and Rodney Dingwall are the board’s two new directors. Francis serves seed producers from the Summerside District and Dingwall serves processing growers from the Montague/Souris District.
Returning members include Daryl Wilkie, Donald Godfrey, Irwin Jay, Darryl Wallace, Charles Murphy, Kirk Shea and Barry Green.