Clean Seed Capital Group Ltd. or “CSC” announced that Steve Larocque, B.Sc., CCA, has joined its Board of Directors.
Larocque is an independent crop consultant based out of Three Hills, Alta., and has been advising farmers for over 15 years. As owner of Beyond Agronomy, he consults on over 55,000 acres of cropland and works with farmers across Canada and internationally.
“It is an honour to be invited to Clean Seed’s Board of Directors,” said Larocque. “I’m excited to join such a tenacious, driven and passionate group of professionals.”
Larocque is a first generation grain farmer and runs a no-till, controlled traffic farming and inter-row seeding system.
“I truly believe the technologies Clean Seed is bringing to market will revolutionize the way we apply inputs and benefit farmers all over the world. The CX-6 is a leap forward and will pave the way for more innovations in the future. The industry needs a shake up and I believe the Clean Seed team is doing just
that”, added Larocque.
Larocque publishes The Spark, a weekly newsletter that focuses on innovations in arable agriculture, and is also a Canadian Nuffield Scholar as well as a frequent international speaker.
“We pride ourselves on working with progressive out of the box thinkers that are aligned with our corporate values and vision. Steve is a value add director that brings a solid track record and respected reputation. We are pleased to welcome Steve to the Board,” stated Graeme Lempriere, CEO, Clean Seed Capital Group Ltd.