Greenhouse Case Study – Gull Valley

Alberta’s high power market prices have increased costs for most vegetable growers across the province. A standout exception is Levi Tiemstra’s Gull Valley Greenhouses. This Lacombe-based greenhouse has continued to produce high-quality tomatoes, bell peppers, lettuce...

A GREEN JOBS BOOM IS ABOUT TO HIT CANADA

Do you have any green mechatronics people on your payroll? Not yet? How about an environmental accountant? Or an agroecology technician? A sustainable materials advisor? You may be searching for these skills sooner than you might imagine. They are only a few of the...

The CEO Playbook for Winning in Turbulent Times

Business is experiencing turbulent times. Nearly every system – health, finance, supply chains, energy – all are being disrupted. So much so, that turbulence could be our “new normal”. I firmly believe that businesses can thrive in this new reality. CEOs just need the...

TAKING FIRST STEPS

There’s a saying, “the journey of a thousand miles always starts with the first step”. But even before taking the first step, the thousand-mile journey has to be an important one, or why would you even begin? For every company, for every manufacturer, controlling...