Champion Spotlight

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Champions are the people that have made the Prairie Organic Grain Initiative what it is today – and we would love to introduce you to some of them.

What are Champions?

Champions are the people that help to make the organic sector a vibrant, robust and thriving community for producers, industry and consumers alike.┬áChampions are the people that have made the Prairie Organic Grain Initiative what it is today – and we would love to introduce you to some of them.

Dag Falck

Organic Program Manager, Nature’s Path Organic

A true organic champion, leading through example.

Marla Carlson

Executive Director, SaskOrganics

An active and involved leader, structuring discussions and creating consensus within teams.

Ward and Jo-Ann Middleton

Ward Middleton

Certified Organic Grower, Morinville, Alberta

An astute and insightful champion, generous in sharing both time and insights gleaned on the frontlines of organic farming.

Laura Telford

Organic Sector Development Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture

A visionary leader with a big-picture perspective of farmers, industry and the environment.

Andy Hammermeister

director of the Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada (OACC) at Dalhousie University

A dedicated and collaborative researcher and leader.