Tag: Marty Seymour

Going Beyond the Fields and Barns with Best Practices

We often speak of best practices in agriculture as they relate to decisions made in the field or in the barn, but they go beyond that, to the office, to the meeting room, and even to interactions with the public. In his presentation at the Canadian Beef Industry Conference, Marty Seymour, director of industry and… Read more »

After Five Years, Marty Seymour Tips His Hat to Agribition

After reporting a record profit for 2015, Marty Seymour, chief executive officer (CEO) of Canadian Western Agribition, reported something else. As of May 1, 2016, he will be stepping down. Seymour’s LinkedIn profile describes him as someone “motivated to make a difference,” and many who have graced the cattle-filled halls of Agribition would agree that he has done so… Read more »

TWORA — Old Cattle Barns, Autonomous Tractors and Outstanding Farmers — Nov 26

Agribition, Alberta’s proposed farm labour rules, a new atmosphere in Ottawa, a driverless tractor and another farm tragedy — here’s this week’s Canadian ag news wrap-up from Regina: Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Canadian Western Agribition Signs MOU with Beef Australia

Canadian Western Agribition (CWA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Beef Australia. The MOU outlines the opportunity for the two parties to “cooperate in international marketing and promotion, as well as exchange best practices in the areas of livestock management and event planning,” according to a CWA press release. Signed May 6th in… Read more »