Danielle Ferron Named an Independent Member of the Board of Directors of La Financière agricole du Québec
On April 20, 2016, the Quebec provincial cabinet named Danielle Ferron, a partner at Langlois lawyers, to the board of directors of La Financière agricole du Québec (FAQ) as an independent member.
As its website indicates, the mission of the FAQ is to support and encourage the development of the agricultural and agri-food sector within a perspective of sustainable development. It provides farm businesses with products and services in income protection, insurance and farm financing to assist them in managing the risks inherent in the industry. In fulfilling its mission, the agency emphasizes the development of the primary sector.
Through its various operations, the FAQ contributes to the economic development of Québec and its regions. It offers a wide range of financial and risk management tools to ensure the economic and financial stability of farm businesses.