Famous Farmers from Canada

List of notable or famous farmers from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top farmers born in Canada and even some popular farmers who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian farmers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These farmers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known farmer from Canada is included when available.

List features people like Robert Pickton and Oliva Dionne.

This historic farmers from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian farmers of note?" and "Who are the most famous farmers from Canada?" These prominent farmers of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian farmers.

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  • Albert James Bradshaw
    Dec. at 73 (1882-1956)
    • Birthplace: Perth South, Ontario, Canada
    Albert James Bradshaw (December 18, 1882 – January 6, 1956) was a Canadian politician, businessman and farmer. He was elected to the House of Commons of Canada as a Member of the Progressive ...more
  • Alfred Belzile
    Dec. at 86 (1907-1994)
    • Birthplace: Amqui, Canada
    J.-Alfred Belzile (August 24, 1907 – August 18, 1994) is a Canadian former politician and farmer. Born in Amqui, Quebec, Canada, he was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in 1958 as a Member ...more
  • Arno Doerksen

    Arno Doerksen

    Age: 65
    • Birthplace: Bassano, Canada
    Arno Doerksen (born January 25, 1958) is a Canadian politician.
  • Arthur James Bater

    Arthur James Bater

    Dec. at 79 (1889-1969)
    Arthur James Bater (29 December 1889 – 5 April 1969) was an English-Canadian politician and farmer. He was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 1949 election and defeated in the 1953 ...more
  • Arthur-Lucien Beaubien
    Dec. at 92 (1879-1971)
    • Birthplace: Victoriaville, Canada
    Arthur-Lucien Beaubien (February 11, 1879 – March 21, 1971) was a Canadian politician and farmer. Born in Arthabaska, Quebec, he was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 1921 election as ...more
  • Bert Brown
    Age: 84
    Bert Brown (March 22, 1938 – February 3, 2018) was a Canadian senator and retired farmer and development consultant who resided in Balzac, Alberta.