Brothers Chris (Kyra) and Harold (Jill) Perry farm together with their Father Gerald (Birthe). They are progressive leaders with a vision to integrate environmental stewardship and innovative technology into agriculture and the rural Alberta landscape. The Perry family has a history of innovation and stewardship that spans four generations of farming in southern Alberta. Today, the Farms is a diverse operation comprising 4000 acres of irrigated land producing quality potatoes, sunflowers, green peas, seed canola, and a range of cereals for clients such as Frito Lay, McCain, Bonduelle, Hytech Production and Spitz.
Chris Perry – President – CKP Farms Ltd. and Grow the Energy Circle Ltd.
Chris is a progressive interdisciplinary thinker with a vision to integrate environmental stewardship and innovative technology into agriculture and the rural Alberta landscape. Chris co-manages the farm business with his brother Harold.
Harold Perry – President of Perry Quest Ltd.
Harold is responsible for farm production. Harold has a passion for balanced soil and plant biology. Harold utilizes biological farming practices to optimize plant and soil health to produces a vibrant crop which in turns helps resist disease pressures.
Johan Thiessen – Equipment and Operations
Steve Ivan – Storage, Irrigation and Applications
Shannon McKee – Executive Administrative Assistant
Darrel Orcutt – Fleet
Jim Laturnus – Field and grain crops
Jake Thiessen – Field assistant
Peter Thiessen – Storage and Unloading
Henry Buekert – Storage and Unloading
GrowTEC Biogas Facility Team:
Lethbridge Biogas Inc. – Operations and Management Support
Herman Peters – Biogas Plant Operator