Alan is the Executive Director at the Agricultural Research and Extension Council of Alberta (ARECA). He supports a group of Forage and Applied Research Associations with the goal of providing applied research and knowledge transfer/extension services to growers and others in agriculture. Alan has almost 50 years of experience in the Ag industry. Prior to ARECA, he has served as Director in Alberta Agriculture and Alberta Agricultural Research Institute. He has been and is a member of numerous Boards of Director including Applied Research Associations, Canadian Agricultural Research Council, Alberta Crop Industry Development Fund Ltd, to name a few.
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