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List of Canadian Ministers of Agriculture
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List of Canadian Ministers of Agriculture

Canadian Ministers of Agriculture

1. Jean-Charles Chapais under Macdonald July 1 1867 - November 15 1869
2. Christopher Dunkin under Macdonald November 16 1869 - October 24 1871
3. John Henry Pope under Macdonald October 25 1871 - November 5 1873
4. Luc Letellier de St-Just under Mackenzie November 7 1873-December 14 1876
* Isaac Burpee (Acting) under Mackenzie December 15 1876 - January 25 1877
5. Charles Alphonse Pantaléon Pelletier under Mackenzie January 25 1877 - October 8 1878
John Henry Pope (2nd time) under Macdonald October 17 1878 - September 25 1885
6. John Carling under Macdonald September 25 1885 - June 6 1891
John Carling (cont'd) under Abbott June 16 1891 - November 24 1892
7. Auguste Réal Angers under Thompson December 7 1892 - December 12 1894
Auguste Réal Angers (cont'd) under Bowell December 21 1894 - July 12 1895
8. Joseph Aldéric Ouimet under Bowell July 13 1895 - December 20 1895
9. Walter Humphries Montague under Bowell December 21 1895 - January 5 1896
* Donald Ferguson (Acting) under Bowell January 6 1896 - January 4 1896
Walter Humphries Montague (2nd time) under Bowell January 15 1896 - April 27 1896
Walter Humphries Montague (cont'd) under Tupper May 1 1896 - July 8 1896
10. Sydney Arthur Fisher under Laurier July 13 1896 - October 6 1911
11. Martin Burrell under Borden October 16 1911 - October 12 1917
12. Thomas Alexander Crerar under Borden October 12 1917 - June 11 1919
* James Alexander Calder (Acting) under Borden June 18 1919 - August 11 1919
13. Simon Fraser Tolmie under Borden August 12 1919 - July 10 1920
Simon Fraser Tolmie (cont'd) under Meighen July 10 1920 - December 29 1921
14. William Richard Motherwell under King December 29 1921 - June 28 1926
* Henry Herbert Stevens (Acting) under Meighen June 29 1926 - July 12 1926
Simon Fraser Tolmie (2nd time) under Meighen July 13 1926 - September 25 1926
15. William Richard Motherwell under King September 25 1926 - August 7 1930
16. Robert Weir under Bennett August 8 1930 - October 23 1935
* Thomas Alexander Crerar (2nd time) (Acting) under King October 25 1935 - November 3 1935
17. James G. Gardiner under King November 4 1935-November 15 1948
James G. Gardiner (cont'd) under St. Laurent November 15 1948 - June 21 1957
18. Douglas Scott Harkness under Diefenbaker June 21 1957 - October 10 1960
19. Francis Alvin George Hamilton under Diefenbaker October 11 1957 - April 22 1963
20. Harry William Hays under Pearson April 22 1963 - December 17 1965
21. John James Greene under Pearson December 18 1965 - April 20 1968
John James Greene (cont'd) under Trudeau April 20 1968 - July 5 1968
22. Bud Olson under Trudeau July 6 1968 - November 26 1972
23. Eugene Whelan under Trudeau November 27 1972 - June 3 1979
24. John Wise under Clark June 4 1979 - March 2 1980
Eugene Whelan (2nd time) under Trudeau March 3 1980 - June 29 1984
25. Ralph Ferguson under Turner June 30 1984 - September 16 1984
26. John Wise under Mulroney September 17 1984 - September 14 1988
27. Don Mazankowski under Mulroney September 15 1988 - April 20 1991
28. Bill McKnight under Mulroney April 21 1991 - January 3 1993
29. Charlie Mayer under Mulroney January 4 1993 - June 24 1993
Charlie Mayer (cont'd) under Campbell June 24 1993 - November 3 1993
30. Ralph Goodale under Chretien November 4 1993 - January 11 1995

Canadian Ministers of Agriculture and Agri-Food

Ralph Goodale (cont'd) under Chrétien January 12 1995 -June 10 1997
31. Lyle Vanclief under Chretien June 11 1997 - December 11 2003
32. Bob Speller under Martin December 12 2003 - July 19 2004
33. Andy Mitchell under Martin July 20 2004 -

The portfolio was renamed from "Agriculture" to "Agriculture and Agri-Food" in 1995.