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Thank you to all conference attendees for making this year's event a great success.  A big congratulations to all of the winners at the 2023 CAAR Choice Award Banquet in Edmonton. 

The four awards which were presented:

  • Agronomist of the Year: Rahul Patel - Pioneer Coop
  • Ag Retailer of the Year: Louis Bossaer - Blair Family of Companies
  • Chairman’s Award: Ray Redfern (redfern11)
  • Retailer Hall of Fame Award: G-Macs Ag Team 

Featured articles on each of the award winners will be featured in the April issue of CAAR Communicator magazine.  

Highlights of the conference included the following -- though there were many more:

Rod Black breaking down his version of what CAAR means to him

Rod Black


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Those companies who attended include the following:

  • Advance Millwrights Inc. 
  • AGI
  • AgLink Canada     
  • AgriTeam Services Inc.     
  • Albaugh, LLC        
  • APC Group
  • CF Industries        
  • Coverco Buildings Ltd.     
  • Doyle Equipment Mfg.     
  • FCC           
  • Federated Co-operative LTD (FCL)           
  • FuelPositive Corporation 
  • GFS Project Management Inc.     
  • GFS Projects         
  • GORE-TEX Professional    
  • Hi Tech Installations Ltd. 
  • International Raw Materials Ltd  
  • Jayco Builders Inc 
  • Keg River Chemical Corp. 
  • Lac Mac    
  • Lucent Biosciences           
  • Marcus Construction       
  • Marsh Canada      
  •  McEwens Fuels & Fertilizers        
  • Meridian Manufacturing Inc.       
  • Norstar Industries Ltd.     
  • Novid Inc  
  • Nutrien     
  • Olds Fertilizers & Agri Services Ltd.         
  • Rancan Fertilizer Systems
  • Ray Agro & Petroleum Ltd.          
  • Sackett Waconia  
  • Sherritt International       
  • Shur-Gro Farm Services Ltd.        
  • Simplot     
  • Storage Systems Construction Corp.       
  • Taber Home & Farm Centre        
  • TerraLink Horticulture Inc
  • The Rack   
  • Top Gro Agro Ltd 
  • Tronia Systems Ltd.          
  • WinField United Canada

If you attended the conference and would like an attendee list by name, please contact Nikeisha Paul-Hunnighan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note: this information is available only to registered attendees and/or organizations.

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