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July 30, 2019

Candace Hill is the manager of brand planning and execution at Farm Credit Canada

Candace Hill is on a journey of self-discovery.

The manager of brand planning and execution at Farm Credit Canada says she’s coming off a year of “fascinating perspective” that’s led her to...

April 9, 2019

Whether driving a livestock truck or guiding a board of directors, Christine Schoonderwoerd is paving the way for women in ag

Christine Schoonderwoerd is a farmer and mom of four who's also a professional in the Ontario agriculture industry.

In her spare time, if that's...

March 15, 2019

Jenna de Corte wears many hats; farmer and HR assistant are two of them

Jenna de Corte has always been known as a farm girl or the farmer’s daughter but this self-proclaimed country girl says she’s ready for more.

De Corte, who grew up on her family’s dairy and cash crop...

December 10, 2018

Dr. Julia Nguyen recently was the recipient of a recent Grey Bruce Farmers’ Week award

May 31, 2018

Megan Balsillie is a teacher, tour guide, and farmer from Harrow, Ontario.

Please tell us a bit about yourself and your career path.

My career path is very long and winding. My first job (that continues today) is as a farmer’s daughter at the Fruit Wagon on my parents’ f...

March 14, 2018

Lester farms is a farm that is constantly reinventing itself. Mary and Susan help find new niche for the family farm.

December 13, 2017

Le francais suit.

Jeannine Messier has been a farmer and entrepreneur in the Montérégie region of Quebec for the last 30 years. She has an active role in her family, her community, municipal government, and as an advocate for women in agriculture in Quebec. She is curre...

December 11, 2017

Please tell us a bit about yourself and your career path.

I grew up in Lethbridge in the city and wasn’t involved in farming at all. I went to the University of Lethbridge and got a degree in kinesiology and HR management. I started my career in Edmonton in the kinesiol...

December 6, 2017

Sara Mann is working in a niche area of research, but one that is critical to the Canadian agriculture industry. An associate professor at the University of Guelph in the College of Business and Economics, Sara not only studies rural and agricultural human resource pro...

November 28, 2017

Mary Robinson has deep roots in agriculture, so it’s no surprise that outside of her work in her family ag business she’s dedicating her time to making the whole industry more robust.

A sixth generation on her family’s farm operation, and third in their agribusiness, Ma...

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