AGRI-TREND Marketing Welcomes New Market-Coach, Wayne Lohr based out of Olds, AB to our Growing Network!
Wayne has over thirty-five years of professional experience in the agriculture industry in Alberta and British Columbia. He has held positions with FarmLink and Cargill as Grain Marketing Advisor, Agribusiness Instructor at Olds College, senior consultant, project manager and president of his own agricultural management consulting business completing many projects for government and agricultural industry organizations in B.C., Manager of Statistical Services for B.C. Ministry of Agriculture, Senior Program Analyst for the Crop Insurance Branch of B.C. Ministry of Agriculture, and an agricultural lender for both provincial and federal agricultural lenders. Wayne looks forward to serving the grain industry in Central Alberta with the provision of independent, unbiased grain marketing and risk management solutions to help clients be more profitable and to facilitate their making informed strategic business and marketing decisions. Wayne was raised on the family farm southwest of Stettler, Alberta attending school at Big Valley and Stettler. Over the next eighteen years Wayne inter-mixed attendance at the University of Alberta, involvement with the family farm and employment with Farm Credit Canada and Alberta Agriculture. Wayne holds a Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture majoring in Agricultural Economics and a Master's Degree in Agricultural Economics both from the University of Alberta. Wayne and his wife Carolyn, a Bachelor of Science graduate in Agriculture majoring in Plant Science, currently reside on a farm near Olds, Alberta where they operate a small Quarter Horse breeding farm.