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WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Farmers Edge Inc. (“Farmers Edge” or the “Company”) (TSX: FDGE), a global leader in digital agriculture, today announced the departure of its Chief Technology Officer, Ron Osborne, effective May 31, 2022.
Osborne joined Farmers Edge in 2014 and has championed a culture of continuous innovation. Under his leadership, the company has made significant technological advancements in artificial intelligence and machine learning, attracted top tech talent, accelerated its development speed, launched next-generation digital tools and established the appropriate technological foundation for future growth and success. Osborne will remain involved as a consultant to ensure a smooth transition.
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“I would like to thank Ron for his outstanding leadership, unwavering dedication and extraordinary contributions to the Society over the past eight years. The advances in our technology have been nothing short of amazing. He has a unique combination of talent, expertise, in-depth industry knowledge and a true passion for agriculture. It was a pleasure working alongside Ron and helping Farmers Edge chart a course for global leadership. We wish him success in all his future endeavours,” said Wade Barnes, Founder and CEO of Farmers Edge.
Ron Osborne shared his thoughts: “I’ve had an extremely rewarding career with Farmers Edge. It has been an honor and a privilege to lead a team of incredibly talented individuals committed to going far beyond industry standards to turn data into intelligence and deliver disruptive technologies. I am very happy to have helped Farmers Edge reach an exciting stage in its technological evolution. This team has my absolute confidence that they will continue to build on the great work we have done together and develop cutting-edge innovations to solidify the company’s leadership in the industry.
About Farmers Edge
Farmers Edge is a global leader in digital agriculture, revolutionizing the industry with a broad portfolio of proprietary technology innovations, spanning hardware, software and services. Powered by a unique combination of connected field sensors, artificial intelligence, big data analytics and agronomic expertise, the company’s digital platform turns data into action and smart insights, delivering value to all players in the agricultural ecosystem. Farmers Edge’s disruptive technologies are accelerating digital adoption on the farm and beyond, protecting our global resources and ensuring sustainable food production for a rapidly growing population. For more information, please visit www.farmersedge.ca and SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
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