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Bringing New Ideas to an Old Industry

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

By |August 11th, 2020|Categories: Expert Guide|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hammond Realty Becomes a Tech Direct Partner 

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

By |August 6th, 2020|Categories: Tech Direct|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Questions about Grain Marketing? Lawrence Klusa has answers. 

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

By |July 29th, 2020|Categories: Expert Guide|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

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

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

By |July 24th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

AGvisorPRO Wins AIM Innovation Award

The new AGvisorPRO Tech Direct Solution platform was awarded the 2020 Ag in Motion (AIM) Innovations Program award for Agribusiness Services Tuesday, July 21 in a live virtual presentation. The new AGvisorPRO platform was launched at the virtual trade show this week as part of the AIM Innovation Showcase that highlights new or conceptual agricultural innovations. AGvisorPRO brings together new and familiar features from other disruptive technologies into one platform through the Tech Direct Solution.

By |July 24th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

AGvisorPRO Expands Team to Drive Remote Ag Platform

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

By |July 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Pattison Liquid Systems Becomes a Tech Direct Partner

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

By |July 9th, 2020|Categories: Tech Direct|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Elaine Froese’s Expert Guide to Conflict Resolution

Working With Family Can Be A Challenge Agriculture is largely a family business. Farming operations are often passed down from one generation to the next, and while this can be an extremely rewarding proposition, it also comes with a whole host of potential pitfalls that are best avoided. AGvisorPRO is working hard to bring growers answers now, and we know not every issue on the farm is technical or agronomic in nature. Often, the biggest

By |July 7th, 2020|Categories: Expert Guide, Uncategorized|0 Comments

AGvisorPRO is Proud to Partner with Point Forward Solutions!

Point Forward Solutions is a Tech Direct Partner AGvisorPRO is happy to announce its Tech Direct Partnership with Point Forward Solutions. Tech Direct is designed to help folks in agriculture better connect with the expertise they rely on. 1-800 numbers are outdated, and limit the value of any interaction. Tech Direct is a better way to service agriculture’s needs. When it comes to topics like soil-data layers, or variable rate fertility, or the hard-ware and

AGvisorPRO welcomes Taurus Agriculture Marketing Inc. as a Tech Direct Partner!

Taurus Becomes a Tech Direct Partner AGvisorPRO is pleased to feature Taurus Agriculture Marketing Inc. as one of our premiere Tech Direct partners. AGvisorPRO’s Tech Direct program is improving the way that agriculture companies connect with their customers. 1-800 numbers are old news. Tech Direct is the new way forward for companies that want to give their customers the best service experience possible. AGvisorPRO features a premium connection involving voice, face to face, and instant

By |June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Tech Direct|0 Comments

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

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,

By |June 15th, 2020|Categories: Expert Guide|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Tom Wolf’s Expert Guide to Agricultural Sprayers

AGvisorPRO connects farmers who need advice with the experts who have it.  When it comes to advice about anything related to spraying or sprayers, one of the best experts to seek advice from is Tom Wolf. In this week’s AGvisorPRO Expert Guide, we speak to Tom about what a farmer needs to have a successful experience spraying. Background in sprayer technology Tom’s expertise with sprayers is built on a foundation of agronomy. With a

By |June 9th, 2020|Categories: Expert Guide|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

New Tool Provides Connectivity between Agribusiness and Farmers

AGvisorPRO Press Release Calgary, Alberta May 13th, 2020: For Immediate release New Tool provides connectivity between Agribusiness and Farmers AGvisorPRO Inc has launched a new service designed to provide instantaneous connectivity between farmers and company technical representatives to enhance customer service. “The AGvisorPRO Tech Direct Solution™ built on the AGvisorPRO platform creates a connection between those seeking advice about a company’s product, service or technology and that company’s technical reps.” explains CEO, Robert Saik. “Instead

By |May 14th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Farmers obtain info remotely

A new internet tool brings together agricultural experts and farmers as they learn to live in the new COVID-19 reality. Rob Saik had some ideas about agronomy and husbandry delivery, coming out of the sale of his Agritrend company to technology giant Trimble. “I had learned a lot over the years about what we could do to deliver information to farmers. And what farmers are willing to pay for and when,” he said in a

By |May 13th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

AGvisorPro connects producers to virtual consultants

Technology has increased relevance during pandemic. No one plans or welcomes a pandemic, but Rob Saik says in this unexpected time of isolation and social distancing, a new service he launched in 2019 can help farmers connect with a diverse network of agricultural expertise either online or by phone, at a time when face-to-face personal contact is being discouraged. Saik, well known in the agriculture industry as founder of the long-operating Agri-Trend crop consulting service,

By |May 13th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Agriculture Experts in the Digital Age

Our brains start from scratch when we are born. While our parents' generation had the opportunity to be generalists, our generation must be more specialized within our knowledge as the information in each domain is growing exponentially. However, modern farming operations touch so many different areas. Even if they decide to focus on one area such as growing canola, they still require the expertise from an agronomist, a business manager, a market specialist, an

By |March 31st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The competitive advantage of an extended knowledge pool

Human knowledge doubles every 13 months. However, a farmer only has an average of 35 springs, summers, falls and winters in their entire career. Every single decision is therefore of great importance, as it can heavily impact overall profitability.  Meanwhile, there is an abundance of new information that farmers need to keep up with e.g. biologicals, UC nozzles, outcome based pricing, drones, new varieties, political movements, good stewardship, future prices, active vision, autoflow, conferences, magazines,

By |January 7th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments
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AGvisorPR launches as the ‘uberzation’ of knowledge and wisdom

AGvisorPRO, a global platform that connects farmers to experienced ag experts, launched this week in Ag in Motion. Currently offering access to roughly 50 advisors, the platform enables users to connect via audio, video, or text, with photo-sharing capabilities. It also saves the connection for future reference. “AGvisorPRO is basically the ‘Uberization’ of knowledge and wisdom,” says Patrick Walther, chief operations officer with the company. And like Uber, users and advisors become part

By |December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments