Nominations closing March 1 for Alltech Canada Planet of Plenty award
2021 Alltech Canada Planet of Plenty Award winner, Shipwheel Cattle Feeders shares their story
[GUELPH, Canada] – The Alltech Canada Planet of Plenty Award is accepting nominations until March 1 to recognize farmers, producers, and ranchers from across the country who produce nutritious food while preserving natural resources. The inaugural Alltech Canada Planet of Plenty Awards were awarded in 2021 to Burnbrae Farms of Lyn, Ontario, and Shipwheel Cattle Feeders of Taber, Alberta.
Alltech believes that agriculture has the greatest potential to positively shape the future of our planet, but it will take all of us working together. As part of their commitment to this vision, Alltech created the Planet of Plenty™ awards to recognize those who are furthering a world of abundance through nutritional and digital technologies, innovation and sustainable management practices in the agri-food sector.
“Alltech Canada is proud to honour and thank the people and organizations that work hard every day to feed our country while implementing innovative and sustainable practices for the future of Canadian agriculture,” said Stuart McGregor, general manager of Alltech Canada.
Nominations for the Alltech Canada Planet of Plenty Award are open until March 1, 2022. The recipient will be awarded a trip to the Alltech ONE Conference in Lexington, Kentucky, in May 2022 and an Alltech E-CO2 farm audit. For more information and to submit a nomination, visit go.alltech.com/planet-of-plenty-ca.
Alltech is pleased to share the story of 2021 Alltech Canada Planet of Plenty Award winner and fourth-generation Canadian rancher, Andrea Stroeve-Sawa and Shipwheel Cattle Feeders. Watch the video and read the blog Keeping beef cattle on the move and carbon in the soil. For more information about Alltech’s vision of Working Together for a Planet of Plenty™, visit planetofplenty.com.