For immediate release: June 26, 2018
Yorkton, Saskatchewan – SynergyAG is excited to announce a new retail operation to service Yorkton and the surrounding area. This new location will be anchored by Marc Dubreuil, Grant Neil and Bev Fookes, who are all well known for their long standing commitment to serving customers in independent agricultural retail.
“It is an honor for SynergyAG to become a part of Yorkton and the surrounding communities” said Brad Hanmer, President and CEO of SynergyAG. “This team of highly regarded professionals will continue to serve their community the way customers have been accustomed.”
“I am excited to be joining the vision and passion that SynergyAG brings to the Yorkton community”, said Marc Dubreuil, Location Manager and co-owner of SynergyAG-Yorkton. “SynergyAG is aligned with the core values required to maintain independent local ownership of agricultural retail and stewardship in the promotion and servicing of crop production solutions and innovations. This new venture is where Grant, Bev and I feel we can make the most difference for our industry, our community and the farm families we serve. Having locally owned independent retail is vital for the entire value chain in our industry.”
SynergyAG is an independent chain of agricultural retail locations focusing on seed genetics, crop protection, crop nutrition and agronomy services with operations in Govan, SK, Lumsden, SK, Lewvan, SK, Provost, AB, Pense, SK and Balcarres, SK (under development). The Yorkton location will commence construction in August 2018 on Highway 9, just south of the city. The main warehouse and office is projected to be operational by mid-October.
“We are excited to be able to provide a locally owned independent agriculture retail business back to the Yorkton area”, said Grant Neil, Assistant Manager and co-owner of SynergyAG-Yorkton. “Locally owned businesses are the back bone of the economy – especially in communities such as Yorkton and the surrounding area.”
“Marc, Grant and Bev add more depth to our value proposition for our industry” says Dave Fuller, Chief Operating Officer of SynergyAG. “This announcement furthers our commitment to providing another voice for independent crop retail and local ownership in Western Canada”.
For more information, photos or interviews, contact:
Dave Fuller Marc Dubreuil Grant Neil Brad Hanmer
Chief Operating Officer Location Manager Assistant Manager President/CEO
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306-725-8240 306-621-9952 306-621-7789 306-725-7544