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All Meota Medstead Spiritwood Meadow Lake

All Meota Medstead Spiritwood Meadow Lake

  • Bennie Dunhin, MSc, P.Ag
    Agronomy Manager
    Meota
    Bennie Dunhin grew up in South Africa on a farm where his passion for agriculture...
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    Bennie Dunhin, MSc, P.Ag

    Agronomy Manager

    Meota

    Bennie Dunhin grew up in South Africa on a farm where his passion for agriculture started. Bennie obtained a Masters degree in Plant Pathology and started his agricultural career as a sales rep for a seed company. After that he became an agronomist for the same company. In 2009 he and his family immigrated to Canada where he worked for a few different independent retail companies and then joined Cavalier Agrow in 2014 as the Agronomy Manager. Bennie loves hunting, fishing, golfing, camping and spending as much time with his wife and two boys as he can. Bennie loves being around motivated people and it is because of this he is very excited to be part of the Cavalier Agrow team!

  • Candice Harris, BSA
    Business Agronomist
    Spiritwood
    Candice Harris was raised in the Spiritwood area on a mixed farm and graduated...
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    Candice Harris, BSA

    Business Agronomist

    Spiritwood

    Candice Harris was raised in the Spiritwood area on a mixed farm and graduated high school in Spiritwood, continuing her education at the University of Saskatchewan receiving a degree in agriculture.  Candice has five years of industry experience and started in spring 2014 with Cavalier.  Candice and Trent are raising two girls, Avery and Trinity, on a acreage just east of Spiritwood.  Candice enjoys many outdoor activities including gardening, fishing, camping, and pulling Trent out of the mud.

  • Cody Drieschner
    Business Agronomist
    Medstead
    Cody Drieschner grew up in Medstead, Saskatchewan on a grain farm north of town....
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    Cody Drieschner

    Business Agronomist

    Medstead

    Cody Drieschner grew up in Medstead, Saskatchewan on a grain farm north of town. After graduating high school, he attended the University of Saskatchewan where he received his diploma in Agronomy in 2016. He joined the Cavalier Agrow team in 2014 as an Agronomy Apprentice, where he spent his summers working and learning in the Meota location. In his spare time, Cody likes to be outdoors, hunting, fishing or riding his motorcycle. Cody is now in Medstead and is excited to be a part of the Cavalier Agrow team full time.

     

    cody.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Crystal Lehouillier, BSA
    Administrative Lead
    Spiritwood
    Crystal Lehouillier was raised in southern Saskatchewan and moved to Spiritwood in 1994. Crystal went...
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    Crystal Lehouillier, BSA

    Administrative Lead

    Spiritwood

    Crystal Lehouillier was raised in southern Saskatchewan and moved to Spiritwood in 1994. Crystal went to the University of Alberta and received her Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Conservation Sciences majoring in Land Reclamation, Remediation & Conservation. Crystal lives in Leoville with her husband Marty and their two children. The whole family is very active with all things hockey. Crystal enjoys gardening, camping, cycling, reading, baking & making useful items out of the old! Crystal started with Cavalier Agrow in 2014 and is very excited to join the Cavalier Agrow team!

    crystal.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Crystal Poitras
    Administrative Lead
    Meadow Lake
    Crystal was  born and has lived in Meadow Lake all her life. She has worked in the oil...
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    Crystal Poitras

    Administrative Lead

    Meadow Lake

    Crystal was  born and has lived in Meadow Lake all her life. She has worked in the oil field as well as the automotive industry over the last 10 years.  Crystal resides on a small acreage with her son Kohl and daughter Ava. They enjoy the outdoors, the beach and spending time with our labs and various other pets. In their spare time they love working out, playing sports and are very active in hockey and baseball. Crystal joined the Cavalier Agrow team in December of 2014 and is excited to learn and be a part of this amazing industry.

     

    crystalp.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Curtis McNabb
    Business Agronomist
    Spiritwood
    Curtis McNabb was raised on a mixed farm west of Rabbit Lake and has...
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    Curtis McNabb

    Business Agronomist

    Spiritwood

    Curtis McNabb was raised on a mixed farm west of Rabbit Lake and has been in the agriculture industry since 1990. Curtis and his wife Nicole and their three children reside in Rabbit Lake. Curtis enjoys all sporting activities and, most importantly, time spent with his family and friends. Curtis started with the Cavalier Agrow Spiritwood team in 2010. Curtis is excited to be part of a team of experts and looks forward to bringing value to growers with dedication, knowledge and experience.

    curtism.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Danielle Barrett, BSc, CCA
    Business Agronomist
    Meota
    Danielle Barrett was raised in Alberta and is a city-girl who is passionate about raising...
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    Danielle Barrett, BSc, CCA

    Business Agronomist

    Meota

    Danielle Barrett was raised in Alberta and is a city-girl who is passionate about raising the public'™s awareness of positive farming innovations and advancements. Her interest in trying to improve farm efficiencies led her to achieve a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from the University of Alberta. Following her graduation she relocated to Kamsack, Saskatchewan working as a Marketing & Sales Manager for an alfalfa dehy plant. In 2013 Danielle, her husband Clint and daughter Annabelle moved to Battleford where she joined the Cavalier Agrow team. Danielle is looking forward to getting extensively involved in the community and taking advantage of the many volunteer opportunities it offers.

     

    danielle.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Derek Welford, BSA
    Business Agronomist
    Meota
    Derek Welford was raised in North Battleford, Saskatchewan and received his Bachelor of Science...
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    Derek Welford, BSA

    Business Agronomist

    Meota

    Derek Welford was raised in North Battleford, Saskatchewan and received his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture at the University of Saskatchewan in 2014. Derek started at Cavalier Agrow in 2013 as an Agronomy Apprentice and returned as a full time Business Agronomist after completing school. Derek enjoys playing senior hockey and curling in his spare time, as well as golfing and spending time at the lake in the summer. Derek looks forward to the beginning and growth of his career in the agriculture industry with the Cavalier Agrow team.

    derek.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Duane Horvey, P.Ag
    Business Agronomist
    Meadow Lake
    Duane Horvey was raised on a mixed farm east of Cabri, Saskatchewan. He graduated...
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    Duane Horvey, P.Ag

    Business Agronomist

    Meadow Lake

    Duane Horvey was raised on a mixed farm east of Cabri, Saskatchewan. He graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a diploma in Animal Science and then continued to achieve an Agronomy degree. Duane joined Cavalier Agrow Meota in 2011, and then he moved to join the Meadow Lake crew in 2013. Duane enjoys playing sports as well as hanging out with friends enjoying beverages and joking around. Duane is looking forward to helping the Meadow Lake clients reach their production goals.

    duane.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Glenn Schmidt
    Location Manager
    Medstead
    Glenn Schmidt was raised on a mixed farm south of Medstead. After completing high...
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    Glenn Schmidt

    Location Manager

    Medstead

    Glenn Schmidt was raised on a mixed farm south of Medstead. After completing high school in Medstead, he graduated from Kelsey Institute in 1983 with a diploma in Agricultural Parts Marketing. He managed the parts departments at an agricultural dealership and a Chrysler dealership before returning to the Medstead area in 1988 to grain farm. Glenn began his relationship with Cavalier Agrow in 2003 retailing products in the Medstead area until leaving the company to farm in 2012 and then rejoined the Cavalier Agrow team in 2015. Glenn and his wife Karen have four grown children. He enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, curling and family time. Glenn is proud to be a part of the team and is dedicated to the success of Cavalier Agrow’s progressive growers.

    glenn.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Greg Frey, BSA
    Location Manager
    Meota
    Greg Frey was raised on a mixed farm north of Oxbow, Saskatchewan. He pursued...
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    Greg Frey, BSA

    Location Manager

    Meota

    Greg Frey was raised on a mixed farm north of Oxbow, Saskatchewan. He pursued his education at the University of Saskatchewan and received his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 2004. Greg started with Cavalier in the Meota location in 2002 as a summer student returning full time in 2004. Greg, his wife Cheri, and their four children (Leah, Faith, Theron & Shelbie) are proud to live in the small but very active community of Edam. Greg enjoys working with growers to continue increasing their production opportunities.

    greg.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Ivan Izgagin
    Precision Agronomy Specialist
    Meota
    Ivan was born and raised in a small village in South Central Russia where...
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    Ivan Izgagin

    Precision Agronomy Specialist

    Meota

    Ivan was born and raised in a small village in South Central Russia where his passion about agriculture started. He graduated with a BSA degree in Plant and Soil Science from Agro Engineering University and returned back to his home village to work as a Senior Agronomist for a Mixed Grain and Cattle Company. Ivan, along with his wife Olesya and three children, Sasha, Alexs and Mary, immigrated to Canada in 2011, where he began work as an Agri-Coach at a large equipment dealership in Western Saskatchewan. He loves the outdoors, traveling, skiing, and gardening as well as spending as much time with his family as possible. Ivan joined Cavalier Agrow in September 2015 as a Precision Ag Specialist and would like to bring his experience and knowledge to the local producers and Cavalier Agrow Team!

     

    ivan.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Kara Gardiner
    Administrative Lead
    Meota
    Kara Gardiner was raised in North Battleford, Saskatchewan and after high school moved to...
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    Kara Gardiner

    Administrative Lead

    Meota

    Kara Gardiner was raised in North Battleford, Saskatchewan and after high school moved to Calgary where she worked in the Aquatics and Recreation fields while her husband Perri attended University. In 2002, they moved back to North Battleford to be closer to family and to raise their own. In 2012, Kara and Perri moved to a farm west of Meota where their two daughters could follow their passion for horses. Kara enjoys the outdoors, horseback riding, swimming, camping and being at the lake with her family. Kara joined the Cavalier Agrow team in 2014 and is very excited to learn and be a part of such a high energy and fast paced industry.

    kara.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Kerry Gerein
    Business Agronomist
    Meota
    Kerry Gerein was raised on a grain farm near Unity, SK. She completed her...
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    Kerry Gerein

    Business Agronomist

    Meota

    Kerry Gerein was raised on a grain farm near Unity, SK. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Agriculture at the University of Saskatchewan in 2016. Prior to working at Cavalier Agrow, Kerry gained agriculture experience by growing up on the farm, later working at a grain elevator and then at an ag retail. She joined the Cavalier team in the summer of 2015 and worked as an Agronomy Apprentice for two years. Kerry returned to Cavalier full time in 2017. She enjoys many outdoor activities including camping, hunting, fishing, and snowboarding. Kerry is very excited continue learning in the agriculture industry and see growth in her career with Cavalier Agrow.

    kerry.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Kevin Doiron
    Yard Maintenance
    Meota
    Kevin Doiron moved from Alberta to Saskatchewan as a teenager. He studied biochemistry at...
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    Kevin Doiron

    Yard Maintenance

    Meota

    Kevin Doiron moved from Alberta to Saskatchewan as a teenager. He studied biochemistry at the University of Saskatchewan and started working after graduation. Later, Kevin returned to university to complete a M.Sc. degree in Animal Science studying both flaxseed and the application of infrared spectroscopy for use in the feed industry. He was drawn into agriculture because he considered it one of Saskatchewan’s most important industries and it offered him the opportunity to do cutting edge research at the Canadian Light Source and the National Synchrotron Light Source. After completing his MSc. he began work in construction while looking for work in the Ag industry. Kevin joined the Cavalier Agrow team in the spring of 2014 and enjoys reading, fishing and hunting in his spare time as well as playing catch with his dog.

  • Kim Goodall
    Administrative Assistant
    Meota
    Kim Goodall was raised on a mixed farm east of Edam, Saskatchewan and currently...
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    Kim Goodall

    Administrative Assistant

    Meota

    Kim Goodall was raised on a mixed farm east of Edam, Saskatchewan and currently lives in the same area with her husband Rob and two boys, Lindon & Hunter. They run a mixed farming operation which has been in the Goodall family for over 100 years. Kim has a diploma in Business Administration from SIAST in Moose Jaw, and over the years has worked in many offices such as rural municipalities, Credit Unions as well as an insurance company. Kim started with Cavalier Agrow in April of 2017. She enjoys farm life and especially farm animals, everything from horses, cows, goats, cats, and ducks.  With two very active boys, she enjoys travelling to every sporting event cheering them on and taking many team pictures. She is excited to be part of the Cavalier Agrow family.

    kim.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Kirk Griffin
    Location Manager
    Meadow Lake
    Kirk Griffin was raised on a grain farm north of Prince Albert.  He graduated...
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    Kirk Griffin

    Location Manager

    Meadow Lake

    Kirk Griffin was raised on a grain farm north of Prince Albert.  He graduated from Olds College in 1999 and began working for JRI in a grain and crop inputs role where he stayed for 6 years. Kirk then moved on to owning a grain farm for 10 years and cropped 2000 acres. He enjoys most things outdoors but seems to prefer motorized activities. Kirk joined the Cavalier Agrow team in September 2016 and is excited to become part of  the community of Meadow Lake along with the continual learning that comes along with agriculture.

    kirk.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Kyla Van De Meutter
    Business Agronomist
    Meota
    Kyla Van De Meutter was raised on a mixed farming operation Northwest of Unity,...
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    Kyla Van De Meutter

    Business Agronomist

    Meota

    Kyla Van De Meutter was raised on a mixed farming operation Northwest of Unity, Saskatchewan. She attended Lakeland College for three years graduating with a Crop Technology and Agribusiness Diploma in 2018. Before working at Cavalier Agrow, Kyla worked on the family farm and worked as a Territory Sales Assistant for Bayer Crop Science. Kyla then joined the Cavalier team full time in the spring of 2018 starting off in the FSAP program to gain more knowledge and experience in the field. In her spare time Kyla competes in curling bonspiels throughout the winter, she also likes to go golfing, camping, and horseback riding in the summer. Kyla looks forward to furthering her knowledge and building long lasting relationships within the agriculture industry.

    kyla.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Martin Detillieux
    President
    Meota
    Martin Detillieux was raised on a family farm in Domremy, Saskatchewan and has been...
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    Martin Detillieux

    President

    Meota

    Martin Detillieux was raised on a family farm in Domremy, Saskatchewan and has been in the agriculture industry since 1981. Martin moved to the Cavalier area in 1986 where he and his wife, Monique opened Cavalier Agrow in 1999 because they believed in the community and wanted to raise their four children in a small town. Martin is very active in the communities in which we serve and loves spending time with his family. Martin's positive outlook on agriculture is infectious. Martin is enthusiastic about new challenges and the future of the agriculture industry.

    martin.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Mitzi Tremblay
    Customer Service Rep.
    Medstead
    Mitzi was raised in Northern Ontario and studies Animal Biology at the University of...
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    Mitzi Tremblay

    Customer Service Rep.

    Medstead

    Mitzi was raised in Northern Ontario and studies Animal Biology at the University of Guelph. After working with Cargill in Ontario, she relocated to Aberdeen, Saskatchewan working in canola research. Once her term ended with Cargill, Mitzi joined the Cavalier Agrow team at the end of 2014. In her spare time Mitzi enjoys hunting, fishing and taking her dog sled out with her dogs. In the summer months Mitzi enjoys camping up at the lake with her friends. Mitzi cannot wait to begin and grow in the Saskatchewan agriculture industry with Cavalier Agrow.

    mitzi.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Monique Detillieux, BSA
    Director of Finance
    Meota
    Monique Detillieux was raised on a mixed farm outside of a small town in...
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    Monique Detillieux, BSA

    Director of Finance

    Meota

    Monique Detillieux was raised on a mixed farm outside of a small town in Hoey, Saskatchewan. After high school, she attended the University of Saskatchewan majoring in Agronomy and graduated with a degree in Agriculture. Monique began working with the company in 2000 as office manager. Monique and Martin are both actively involved in their community as managers, volunteers and event organizers. Monique loves the outdoors, including gardening, camping, hiking and spending as much time at the lake as possible.

    monique.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Pieter van Zyl
    iFARM Technical Support
    Meota
    Pieter van Zyl was raised on a farm in South Africa.  After high school,...
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    Pieter van Zyl

    iFARM Technical Support

    Meota

    Pieter van Zyl was raised on a farm in South Africa.  After high school, he went to an Agricultural College for two years and then returned to their family farm. In 2009, Pieter and his family moved to Whitewood, Saskatchewan where he previously worked for an air seeder company until he joined Cavalier Agrow in Sept 2016. Pieter loves spending time out with his wife and enjoys fishing and hunting with his family.

    pieter.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Rick Knot
    Location Manager
    Spiritwood
    Rick Knot was raised on a farm in the Medstead area. Rick has been...
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    Rick Knot

    Location Manager

    Spiritwood

    Rick Knot was raised on a farm in the Medstead area. Rick has been in the agriculture industry in the Spiritwood area since 1989. Rick and his wife Laurie and their three children reside on an acreage just east of Spiritwood. Rick enjoys the outdoors, hunting, fishing, camping, sports and time with his family. Rick is excited to be involved with a group as dynamic and passionate as Cavalier Agrow and looks forward to being able to achieve the same quality of service and commitment in Spiritwood and the surrounding area.

    rick.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Robert Labrash
    Operations and Logistics Lead
    Meadow Lake
    Robert Labrash was raised on a farm Southeast of Meadow Lake in a small...
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    Robert Labrash

    Operations and Logistics Lead

    Meadow Lake

    Robert Labrash was raised on a farm Southeast of Meadow Lake in a small community called Neeb. He has worked on a farm in Southern Saskatchewan near Rosetown for 7 years. He then continued to work as a heavy-duty mechanic for the last 29 years for various shops and in the mining industry. Robert has acquired his Journeyman’s Red Seal. He spends his free time enjoying the outdoors trapping, hunting, fishing, camping and boating as well as time with his family. Robert joined the Cavalier Agrow team, as of February 2018 and is excited to make a difference with the experiences that are in front of him.

     

    robert.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Stacey Long
    Administrative Lead
    Medstead
    Stacey Long and was raised in Medstead and has always had strong roots to...
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    Stacey Long

    Administrative Lead

    Medstead

    Stacey Long and was raised in Medstead and has always had strong roots to her hometown. She attended school from K-12 in Medstead and then went to Robertson College in Saskatoon for Medical Office Assistant.  Stacey has done different jobs in her career such as working for a construction company, skating coach, in Dr.'s offices as well as farming and raising purebred cattle and sheep.  She initially started her career with Cavalier Agrow in Dec 2012, took a leave of 18 months and is now back enjoying the business side of agriculture.  Stacey currently lives on a farm a couple of miles out of Medstead, where she enjoys her time with her husband Glen and their 2 grown children Tyler and Taneal.  She enjoys spending her free time in her yard growing a garden and landscaping as well as cooking, making wine from the fruit of their own trees, horseback riding, camping, fishing, hunting, running and most of all hot holidays with her family.  Stacey feels very fortunate to have her health and to work for this great company. She believes the staff are second to none!

    stacey.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Steve Ackerman
    General Manager
    Meota
    Steve Ackerman was raised on a mixed grain farm just north of Denzil, Saskatchewan....
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    Steve Ackerman

    General Manager

    Meota

    Steve Ackerman was raised on a mixed grain farm just north of Denzil, Saskatchewan. Steve attended Lakeland College in Vermilion for two years beginning his 30+ year career in Agriculture. Starting in the grain industry, he later transitioned into Ag Retail. Steve and his wife Lorri reside in Lakeview subdivision of Jackfish Lake and have three grown children. They enjoy the outdoors and take part in activities like fishing, hunting, golfing and camping whenever possible. Steve joined the Cavalier Agrow team in 2012. Steve has a great interest in the success of agriculture, is very excited to be working with Cavalier Agrow as well as helping its customers and staff become more successful in the future.

    steve.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Thinus Du Plessis
    Business Agronomist
    Meadow Lake
    Thinus was born and raised in the north-western part of South Africa in an...
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    Thinus Du Plessis

    Business Agronomist

    Meadow Lake

    Thinus was born and raised in the north-western part of South Africa in an agricultural community. He started his career in agriculture in 2000 where he started as a farm manager and worked his way up to the last position held in South Africa as a Field Manager for COFCO International. In 2014 he completed his National Diploma in Agriculture from the University of South Africa, then in 2017 completed diplomas in fertilizer and chemical recommendation and trade qualifications. Thinus, his wife Daleen and their boys Vian and Ruan, immigrated to Canada in May of 2018. In his off time, Thinus enjoys spending time with his family camping, hunting, fishing, golfing and having a BBQ’s with friends and family. He joined the Meadow Lake Cavalier Agrow Team in September of 2018, as a Business Agronomist, where he believes he can make a positive contribution towards agriculture. Thinus believes that being involved in agriculture is a passion; not a job and that he is the luckiest guy in the world to be living his passion.

     

    thinus.cavalier@sasktel.net

  • Trent Harris
    Yard Maintenance
    Spiritwood
    Trent Harris was raised in Allan, Saskatchewan until the age of eleven and then...
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    Trent Harris

    Yard Maintenance

    Spiritwood

    Trent Harris was raised in Allan, Saskatchewan until the age of eleven and then moved to Saskatoon where he finished high school. Trent relocated to the Spiritwood area where he, his wife Candice and their two children currently reside on an acreage. Trent enjoys spending time with his family hunting, fishing, camping and anything else that allows them to be outside. Trent started in the agriculture industry in 2007, truly enjoys what he does and looks forward to many more years in the industry.

    trent.cavalier@sasktel.net