Precision ag company Farmers Edge and ag retail and grain handling company Richardson Pioneer Limited have announced a multi-year partnership that will “distribute digital precision technology to growers served by over 90 retail locations across Western Canada.”
The two Manitoba-based companies will “work together to deliver state-of-the-art digital agriculture products for retail and grain marketing.” The companies say the partnership will combine “quality, convenience, and advanced digital agronomic tools, providing growers with more options to address their farm needs in a one-stop shop.”
Richardson Pioneer is a subsidiary of Richardson International.
“With the ever-changing challenges growers face with weather, input costs and commodity prices, growers must base farm management decisions on reliable, accurate, and specialized data. The more innovative partners who can add value to our suite of precision digital solutions, the more successful our growers will be when using our technologies.” — Wade Barnes, CEO of Farmers Edge
“Digital agriculture is becoming an increasingly important facet of our industry. Richardson Pioneer recognizes the value of crop management and planning tools. In order to fulfill our customers’ diverse needs, we must have a well-developed portfolio of products and services.” — Chuck Cohen, senior vice-president, technology, Richardson International.