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Sweden - Eskil Erlandsson
Mr Eskil Erlandsson
Minister for Agriculture
Eskil Erlandsson was appointed Minister for Agriculture in 2006. His areas of responsibility include fisheries, food, forestry and rural development.
After graduating with a diploma in agriculture, Mr Erlandsson started his career as an agricultural and forestry worker. He served as Municipal Commissioner for Ljungby from 1983 to 1994.
Mr Erlandsson was a Member of Parliament between 1994 and 2006. Among his parliamentary roles during this time he was a member of the Committee on the Environment and Agriculture, and he chaired the Committee on Defence from 2002 to 2006.
He is a former member of the Swedish Board of Agriculture, the National Environment Protection Board and the Enquiry on Future Regional Planning, to name a few of his various public appointments.
Ministry of Agriculture, Sweden (in English)