President of the Western Canadian Wheat Growers from 1995-1999,
Twice elected to the Canadian Wheat Board Advisory Committee (1987-94),
Served two terms on Winnipeg Commodity Exchange as Manitoba’s Public Governor,
Executive Member of the Canada Grains Council,
Member of the Keystone Agriculture Producers, while actively helping with many other associations.
The University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Agriculture recognized Larry with a “Certificate of Merit” for outstanding contributions to the agricultural industry and the public at large.
Larry Maguire was first elected as the Member of Parliament for the federal riding of Brandon-Souris on November 25, 2013, and re-elected by over half of all votes cast in the 2015 & 2019 elections.
Larry was born in Souris, Manitoba. Raised by Merle and Fern Maguire, he grew up on the farm and learned the value of hard work.
Larry has always called Westman home. He went to high school in Elgin and Hartney before graduating with a Diploma in Agriculture from the University of Manitoba. He farmed at Elgin until 2002, has lived in Virden, and now makes Brandon his home.
Larry has two wonderful children and seven grandchildren.