Press Release: Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Extends Reach Through AGvisorPRO

By |2021-04-08T13:05:38+00:00April 8th, 2021|News, Press Release|

Saskatchewan producers and agri-businesses will have another method to access direct support from Ministry of Agriculture experts starting this spring through the AGvisorPRO connectivity platform pilot project. The Ministry of Agriculture is continually looking at what tools it can use to provide unbiased, science-based agricultural information in ways that best serve the varied needs of producers. Producers and agri-businesses can download AGvisorPRO and will be able to connect to Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture specialists at no cost. “Ministry of Agriculture specialists support Saskatchewan’s agriculture and food industry by providing producers and agri-businesses with the latest agronomic and programming information and

Press Release: Data-Driven Analytics Meet Remote Ag Expert Advice: ecoation and AGvisorPRO Announce Collaboration to Advance Indoor Agriculture

By |2021-03-15T19:08:41+00:00March 15th, 2021|News, Press Release|

Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc. (ecoation), a leading provider of data-driven grower assist technology, and AGvisorPRO Inc, an innovative platform that connects growers with experts remotely in real-time, have signed an agreement to collaborate through integration. Check out this video to see how this integration works in our applications. ecoation and AGvisorPRO aim to integrate their platforms to facilitate a stress-free transition from finding an issue in the greenhouse to seeking help through expert consultation. ecoation’s services provide operational visibility within the greenhouse to the SqM, offering powerful AI insights and reports to identify risks and cost savings opportunities, and magnifying

Press Release: BASF Digital Farming and AGvisorPRO connect to enhance agronomic decisions

By |2021-03-08T20:56:32+00:00March 9th, 2021|News, Press Release|

xarvio SCOUTING users gain real-time access to AGvisorPRO’s advisor network, in addition to BASF customer support team Collaboration provides greater convenience to help farmers manage and mitigate in-field problems Ag in Motion (AIM) Ag Innovation Program award winners connect Calgary, Alberta, March 9, 2021 – BASF Digital Farming (BASF) has signed an agreement with AGvisorPRO to provide farmers, that have identified in-field problems using the xarvio™ SCOUTING application (app) on their smartphone, with expanded access to a local, accredited agronomic advisor. AGvisorPRO advisors complement BASF’s robust customer support program which encompasses BASF sales representatives, the BASF AgSolutions Customer Care team,

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Press Release: AGvisorPRO to Integrate with NEVONEX

By |2021-02-03T12:08:46+00:00February 2nd, 2021|News, Press Release|

NEVONEX (powered by Bosch) and AGvisorPRO Inc have signed an agreement that will see the integration of the AGvisorPRO application inside the NEVONEX ecosystem. NEVONEX enables integration of digital services directly into field machines. This platform offers a robust, securely managed framework in an End-2-End infrastructure. "From the very beginning, we have designed NEVONEX as an open solution for all agricultural players. We work in the area of connecting data systems with equipment across a wide range of companies.” explains Andreas Fuchs, NEVONEX North America. “The collaboration with AGvisorPRO will provide instantaneous connectivity with independent and company technical experts to

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Press Release: AGvisorPRO wins at THRIVE Canada Challenge and Manitoba Ag Days!

By |2021-01-27T15:35:02+00:00January 27th, 2021|News, Press Release|

Calgary, AB Jan 25th, 2021: For Immediate Release                      AGvisorPRO starts 2021 with a couple of big wins. SVG Ventures, one of the world’s most prolific agriculture investment firms, recently hosted the THRIVE Canada Challenge where over 90 Canadian startups entered to showcase their technologies.  Of the 90, AGvisorPRO was selected as one of the 9 finalists and won The 2021 THRIVE Canada People’s Choice award. THRIVE Founder and CEO, John Harnett explains, “With the Canada Challenge, we really focus on filling the ag tech ecosystem, which brings the farmers, the

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AGvisorPRO Closes Seed Round, Appoints Board and is THRIVE Canada Challenge Finalist

By |2021-01-05T16:01:45+00:00January 5th, 2021|News, Press Release|

Calgary, AB Jan 5th, 2021: For Immediate Release AGvisorPRO Inc enters 2021 with a “triple-base-hit” announcement.  The company has closed its $1.5M seed round, has appointed directors to its Board and has been named as a finalist in the THRIVE Canada Challenge. Building on the Founder and Friends & Farmer rounds, the $1.5M seed funding was financed by 6 key Canadian and US agricultural business investors. Veteran agribusiness leader, Greg Andrukow and innovation professional, Mareese Keane join Robert Saik as Directors of AGvisorPRO. THRIVE a leading global agriculture accelerator, has named AGvisorPRO as a finalist in the 2021 THRIVE Canada

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The Value of a Decision

By |2020-11-27T16:03:02+00:00November 27th, 2020|News|

As farmers you make thousands of decisions every year! Now, not all of these decisions are business decisions. For example, deciding whether you should seed for another pass before eating lunch or not is still a decision. But there are many seemingly small decisions that compound over time.  Let’s take a look at a decision-making framework by world renowned author James Clear: This diagram clearly illustrates that continued good decisions, especially when you make them early on (think about this from a crop planning perspective!) can set you up for exponential success.  Now when it comes to significant profit- and

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Press Release: AGvisorPRO is thrilled to announce Brock Moir as Chief Innovation Officer

By |2020-10-15T12:11:42+00:00October 15th, 2020|News, Press Release|

Calgary, Alberta October 15th: For Immediate release AGvisorPRO Gains More Machine Learning Expertise The AGvisorPRO team is thrilled to welcome Brock Moir to the position of Chief Innovation Officer. Coming from the Alberta Machinery Intelligence Institute (amii), Moir will work with the business and product development teams steering AGvisorPRO’s future technical development. Brock, who obtained his bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of Alberta and his master’s degree from the University of Victoria in subatomic particle collisions at LHC’s (Large Hardon Collider) ATALAS detector, has a wealth of public, private and deep science experience.  In addition to working on

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Press Release: Norm Janssen Joins AGvisorPRO as Business Development Officer

By |2020-10-05T11:17:44+00:00October 5th, 2020|News|

Calgary, Alberta October 2, 2020: For Immediate release AGvisorPRO is pleased to announce Norm Janssen will be joining their team as Business Development Officer. Norm will work with the AGvisorPRO leadership team to explore business opportunities both domestically and internationally.  For the last 17 years, Janssen has worked as the Investment Attraction Manager with Alberta Agriculture connecting investors with entrepreneurs bringing food and value-added businesses to the province from across Canada, the EU, and the Middle East. “Norm brings with him global connections and vast experience in the agri-business space”, says CEO, Robert Saik, “We are excited to have Norm

Who’s taking home the Grand Prize? Don’t miss the 2020 Canadian Export Challenge Grand Finale! 

By |2020-09-30T11:32:10+00:00September 30th, 2020|News|

On October 20th, our very own Patrick Walther, COO & Co-Founder, is competing with the whole region in the Grande Finale for  $5,000! If you recall, on September 15, 2020, AGvisorPRO was named the winner of the Prairies CXC Pitch Competition for the startup category, taking home $2,500. This was a thrill as we had just won the Ag In Motions Innovation of the Year Award this summer. “AGvisorPRO is building the global go-to platform connecting farmers, independent advisors, industry, researchers, government and even the public to advance long-term sustainable food production. We have built a scalable business that can

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