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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

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Farm Credit Canada offers Advisory Services through AGvisorPRO

By |2020-09-14T20:27:09+00:00September 14th, 2020|News|

AGvisorPRO Press Release Calgary, Alberta September 14, 2020: For Immediate release FCC Advisory Services joins as an AGvisorPRO Tech Direct Solution partner on the connectivity platform. Farmers will now have access to Farm Credit Canada’s free farm transition service through AGvisorPRO. “There will be billions of dollars of farm assets transitioning between generations in the coming years as baby boomer farmers hand the reins to the next generation.” says Robert Saik, Founder and CEO of AGvisorPRO, “We are delighted to be able to partner with FCC on providing an additional means for farmers to connect with trusted advisors who help

Bringing New Ideas to an Old Industry

By |2020-08-12T19:34:05+00:00August 11th, 2020|Expert Guide|

Meet the AGvisor Alvin Ulrich Growing crops in Western Canada comes with it’s own set of unique challenges. The climate and geography means certain crops are favoured over others. Any farmer in Western Canada is very familiar with crops like wheat and barley and canola. After years and years of growing the same crop rotations, things can get a little tedious and repetitive. The volatility of the marketplace can also make growing a typical rotation less profitable than previous seasons. For these reasons, farmers in Western Canada are continually expressing more and more interest in experimenting with new crop varieties,

Hammond Realty Becomes a Tech Direct Partner 

By |2020-08-06T22:17:33+00:00August 6th, 2020|Tech Direct|

AGvisorPRO’s roster of Tech Direct partners is steadily growing, and with the addition of Hammond Realty, we know our platform is quickly becoming a one-stop-shop for all the advice a farmer needs. Modern farming is a complex endeavor, and good farmers know they can be even better with the right network of experts and companies backing them up. When a farmer in Saskatchewan is ready to buy or sell farmland, they know that Hammond Realty has their back. Peace of mind through Hammond Realty is just a few taps away with AGvisorPRO. The Big Name In Saskatchewan Farm Real Estate Nothing gets the mind thinking about

Questions about Grain Marketing? Lawrence Klusa has answers. 

By |2020-08-06T14:16:11+00:00July 29th, 2020|Expert Guide|

It really can’t be said enough. Selling what you grow is just as important as growing it in the first place. A farmer could be the best possible steward of their land, but if their marketing strategy falls short, they are leaving money on the table. AGvisorPRO knows that the answers farmers need now go way beyond agronomy and equipment. We’re thrilled to offer farmers access to some of the leading experts in all facets of agriculture, including grain marketing. When it comes to selling what you grow, there are few people who can offer better answers than Lawrence Klusa.

AGvisorPRO Partners to Expand Virtual Connections for Agri-businesses and Farmers

By |2020-08-06T14:15:26+00:00July 24th, 2020|News|

AGvisorPRO Inc welcomes four new technology partners to the Tech Direct Solution™ platform. The partners – AGI, ATP Nutrition, Flaman Group and Hammond Realty – are innovative companies that recognize the evolving role technology and digital connections offer farmers as they conduct their everyday business. “Grower interest in the Tech Direct Solution service has been overwhelming at the recent Ag in Motion Discovery Plus virtual platform,” says Founder and CEO Robert Saik. “We’re continuing to build on that momentum by expanding AGvisorPRO with our new tech partners.” The AGvisorPRO Tech Direct Solution was launched in April 2020 and offers farmers

AGvisorPRO Expands Team to Drive Remote Ag Platform

By |2020-08-14T17:13:32+00:00July 15th, 2020|News|

AGvisorPRO Press Release Calgary, Alberta July 13th, 2020: For Immediate release Experienced agriculture talent joins AGvisorPRO to advance remote connectivity technology for farmers, ag experts, and agri-business companies. Kris Babbings, as the new Sales Team Leader will be responsible for advancing AGvisorPRO customer business; particularly working with Tech Direct Solution industry partners and building the sales team. Kris has significant industry experience most recently as Canadian Sales Manager with Farmers Edge as well as past experience in the financial services industry.  Craig Solberg, with over 40 years experience in agriculture retail (AGSI), distribution (Winfield) and technology (Dot Technology Corp) will

Pattison Liquid Systems Becomes a Tech Direct Partner

By |2020-08-06T20:55:28+00:00July 9th, 2020|Tech Direct|

AGvisorPRO is happy to announce its affiliation with Pattison Liquid Systems through the Tech Direct Program. Tech Direct offers agricultural companies a solution to improve their customer service experience. Pattison Liquid Systems is excited to see how Tech Direct can integrate into their business and help leverage their team of experts to give growers the answers they need, now.  The big name in liquid fertilizer systems is Pattison Pattison Liquid Systems is aiming to be the foremost innovative global supplier of quality liquid handling products, service, technology and knowledge in the agricultural Industry.  Their mission is to build a team

Ray Dowbenko’s Expert Guide to Crop Rotation Early Phosphate Application

By |2020-08-06T14:18:44+00:00June 15th, 2020|Expert Guide|

Farming can be a hurry-up-and-wait profession sometimes, but when the snow melts and the sun comes out, things start moving quickly. Helping farmers get their spring soil fertility and crop nutrition nailed down is Ray Dowbenko’s specialty as an ag expert on AGvisorPRO. Background in fertility and nutrition Ray is an accomplished Senior Agronomist with soil and crop fertility expertise, and broad domestic, national and international experience. He is able to leverage his field expertise, along with his motivational and learning skills to translate complex processes to understandable and actionable steps. Ray’s experience is vast. He has a background in