Corporate Leaders

Corporate Partner


Farm Credit Canada

FCC is Canada’s leading agriculture lender, with a healthy portfolio of more than $26 billion and 21 consecutive years of portfolio growth.  FCC is strong and stable – committed to serving the industry through all cycles, and to being socially and environmentally responsible.  FCC provides financing, insurance, software, learning programs and other business services to producers, agribusinesses and agri-food operations.  Employees understand agriculture and are committed to the success of customers and the industry.  With FCC in the market, producers benefit, agriculture benefits, rural Canada benefits and so do all Canadians.

For more information, visit www.fcc.ca.  Follow Farm Credit Canada on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter @FCCagriculture.

Corporate Leaders


BASF

As an industry leader with a broad portfolio seed and crop protection products, BASF helps farmers to sustainably increase the yields and the quality of their crops. By nurturing a culture of innovation in alignment with customers’ needs, their technologies aim to ensure that crops grow healthier, stronger and more resistant to stress factors, such as heat or drought.

BASF also offers a range of smart solutions for pest problems in urban and rural areas. From products to protect buildings from termites to mosquito nets which effectively combat the spread of vector-borne diseases, we help our customers to keep their homes, food establishments, and businesses clean and pest-free.

If you would like to learn more about BASF and the products they can offer you, please click here​.

CN Rail

CN is a true backbone of the economy whose team of approximately 24,000 railroaders transports more than C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors, ranging from resource products to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a rail network of approximately 20,000 route-miles spanning Canada and mid-America.

For more information, visit the CN website: www.cn.ca

Fertilizer Canada

Fertilizer Canada is an industry association that represents manufacturers, wholesale and retail distributors of nitrogen, phosphate and potash fertilizers.  Canada’s fertilizer industry plays an essential role in ensuring world food needs can be met economically and sustainably.  Canada supplies approximately 12% of the world’s fertilizer materials, and is the world’s largest exporters of potash and elemental sulphur.  As well, the fertilizer industry contributes over $12 billion annually to the Canadian economy.

Additional information is available at fertilizercanada.ca.

Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada

Les fabricants canadiens de produits alimentaires, de santé et de consommation jouent un rôle essentiel dans les collectivités, favorisant la stabilité partout au pays en créant des emplois, en améliorant la santé et le bien-être des Canadiens et en contribuant à la durabilité de notre environnement.

FHCP est la voix des principaux fabricants canadiens de produits alimentaires, de santé et de consommation. Notre industrie emploie plus de personnes que tout autre secteur manufacturier au Canada, dans des entreprises de toutes tailles qui fabriquent et distribuent des produits sûrs et de haute qualité au cœur de maisons saines, de collectivités saines et d’un Canada sain.

 

John Deere

Deere & Company is a world leader in providing advanced products and services and is committed to the success of customers whose work is linked to the land – those who cultivate, harvest, transform, enrich and build upon the land to meet the world’s dramatically increasing need for food, fuel, shelter and infrastructure. Since 1837, John Deere has delivered innovative products of superior quality built on a tradition of integrity.

For more information, visit John Deere at its worldwide website at www.JohnDeere.com.

KPMG

You started a farming business to make it big and our Farm Enterprise Services can help you get there. As a trusted, competitive, and reliable supplier, Canada is poised to become one of the world’s top competitors in the agri-food sector. From Farm Accounting Tax and Advisory Services, to Data & Analytics solutions such as KPMG’s benchmarking services for farmers and KPMG Origins – we can help you re-imagine supply chains, identify potential disruptions using predictive analytics and artificial intelligence, and bring the producer closer to the consumer and the customer. A fourth revolution in agriculture technology is underway, with data as the driving force.

Ready to start planting the seeds for the future? Contact us and let’s start growing together.

MNP

Since 1945, MNP’s agriculture team has proudly worked alongside farmers and processors to keep their agricultural businesses current, competitive and profitable.  Our business advisors, financial experts and professional agrologists are intimately familiar with all aspects of the agriculture industry, with many still involved in their family’s farm operations to this day.  Whether you are a primary producer , livestock producer or active in the food and ag manufacturing industry, MNP’s team understands the challenges you face.  Working with you one-on-one, we will prepare a strategic plan that is right for you and your business.

To learn more, visit mnp.ca.

Nutrien

As the world’s largest provider of crop inputs and services, Nutrien plays a critical role in Feeding the Future by helping growers to increase food production in a sustainable manner. We’ll keep innovating, because it’s essential for achieving shared success with our customers, investors and other stakeholders that rely on the long-term success of our business.

For more information, please visit www.nutrien.com.

Royal Bank of Canada

RBC is a longstanding supporter of producers in the Canadian agriculture community. As Canada’s largest bank, we offer a range of tailored financial and business solutions that go beyond banking, and our dedicated industry specialists are committed to helping producers successfully start, manage and grow their business.

For more information, visit rbc.com/agriculture or visit your local RBC branch to speak with an Agriculture Account Manager.

Syngenta

Syngenta is a world-leading agribusiness, providing growers with an extensive portfolio of seeds and product solutions over a wide range of crops.  The company is committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology.  Syngenta is singularly focused on delivering better food for a better world through outstanding crop solutions.  Syngenta employs 21,000 people in over 90 countries.  The Canadian head office is located in Guelph, Ontario.

Further information on Syngenta is available at www.syngenta.ca and www.syngentafoundation.com.

Sysco

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food and non-food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers around the world.

Learn more about Sysco here!

Event Sponsors


Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

CFA would like to thank the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producer for being a Gold sponsor for the CFA AGM!

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) is the voice of Canada’s upstream oil and natural gas industry. They enable the responsible growth of the industry and advocate for economic competitiveness and safe, environmentally and socially responsible performance.

Learn more about CAPP here!

CN Rail

CFA would like to thank CN Rail for being a Platinum Sponsor for the CFA AGM!

CN Rail will be sponsoring the opening video for the AGM!

CN is a true backbone of the economy whose team of approximately 24,000 railroaders transports more than C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors, ranging from resource products to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a rail network of approximately 20,000 route-miles spanning Canada and mid-America.

For more information, visit the CN website: www.cn.ca

 

MNP LLP

CFA would like to thank MNP LLP for being a Platinum Sponsor for the CFA 2021 Virtual AGM!

MNP is sponsoring the Innovative Policy Options for the Future of Business Risk Management panel, which will look at BRM programs from other jurisdictions and countries to inspire ideas for Canada’s BRM programs as we look toward the new CAP framework in 2023.

MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. They proudly serve and respond to the needs of their clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, they provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business and personalized strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

To learn more about MNP LLP, click here!

Nutrien

CFA would like to thank Nutrien for being a Platinum Sponsor for the CFA AGM.

Nutrien will be sponsoring the Generating Income from Greenhouse Gas Offset Credits Panel!

As the world’s largest provider of crop inputs and services, Nutrien plays a critical role in Feeding the Future by helping growers to increase food production in a sustainable manner. We’ll keep innovating, because it’s essential for achieving shared success with our customers, investors and other stakeholders that rely on the long-term success of our business.

For more information, please visit www.nutrien.com.

Spirits Canada

CFA would like to thank Spirits Canada for being a Platinum Sponsor for the 2021 CFA Virtual AGM!

Spirits Canada will be hosting a virtual cockatil reception in the evening on Feb. 23rd, where viewers can follow along and make their own special cocktails with ingredients sources from Canada.

To learn more about Spirits Canada, clicke here!

Stratus Ag Research

We have brought clarity and insight to the agriculture industry for over 15 years. Agri-businesses come to us when they want to grow their operation, diversify their product line or do a better job of meeting their customers’ needs. Our syndicated approach delivers data that is accurate, relevant and true to farmers.

We are all about agriculture, and we’re experts in the industry. Our team has extensive experience working in this multi-faceted market. We apply our combined agri-business knowledge to provide the best information to clients. We transform reams of complex research data into useful information that our clients can put into action.

Most importantly, we put farmers first. Their time and experience is essential to our studies, so we honour their opinions and tell their story without bias. Sharing their information helps agri-businesses make better decisions. That’s good for agriculture, and what’s good for agriculture is good for all of us.

For more information on Stratus Ag Research, click here!

Sysco

CFA would like to thank Sysco for being a Platinum sponsor for the CFA AGM!

Sysco will be sponsoring the Unleasing Agri-Food’s Potential Path Forward: The Downstream Stakeholders’ Perspective Panel.

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food and non-food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers around the world.

Learn more about Sysco here!

Terramera

CFA would like to thank Terramera for being a Platinum sponsor for the CFA AGM!

Terramera is a global agtech leader fusing science, nature and artificial intelligence to transform how food is grown and the economics of agriculture in the next decade. With their revolutionary Actigate™ technology platform, they are committed to reducing the global synthetic pesticide load by 80% by 2030 to protect plant and human health and ensure an earth that thrives and provides for everyone.

Learn more about Terramera here!