Be recognised for encouraging and recognising the contribution that women make to the industry.

Join us and nurture your staff, customers, clients, and members by being involved! Sponsor AWC today by calling Iris Meck at 403-686-8407 or email

Thank you to the following leaders!

Reception Sponsor

Case IH

Case IH is a global leader in agricultural equipment. Headquartered in Racine, Wisc., the company delivers a full line of equipment innovations and precision farming technology for High-Efficiency Farming. For more information, visit

Opportunity Sponsor

John Deere Canada ULC

John Deere customers are at the center of everything we do. We rely on more than 180-years of experience and terabytes of precision data to know them and their businesses better than anyone else. Our easy-to-use technology helps deliver results they see in the field, on the job site, and on the balance sheet. We ensure seamless access to parts, services, and performance upgrades from take home to trade-in by providing world-class support throughout the lifecycle of their equipment, with productivity and sustainability always in mind. And we never forget that we’re here to help life leap forward.

Mentor Sponsors

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Canada Inc.

Boehringer Ingelheim is now the second largest company in the global animal health market, and is the top provider worldwide of parasiticides and vaccines. The company is now the global leader in the pet, swine, and equine sectors, with a strong position in poultry and cattle. Visit for more information.

Egg Farmers of Ontario

Egg Farmers of Ontario is a non-profit organization that represents approximately 500 egg and pullet farm families. EFO works to ensure that consumers have access to safe, reliable and high-quality eggs, produced under a system of fair farm pricing, ensuring adequate returns to egg farmers.

Student Sponsors

Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI)

The Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI) is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental organization – a policy catalyst that brings insight, evidence and balance to emerging agri-food issues. CAPI provides a neutral place to hold dialogues and generate perspectives among leaders across the food system. CAPI is proud to be a student sponsor at the AWC – Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference 2019. CAPI encourages the next generation as we continue to develop policy research products to help inform and ensure growth & prosperity in the Canadian agri-food sector for generations to come. For more information on CAPI, visit follow us on Twitter @CdnAgriFoodand Facebook @CdnAgriFood /

Ontario Mutual Insurance Association

We’re grateful to offer support to a student attending the AWC and its exemplary program. This conference creates an environment of inclusion and collaboration, and the people who run it are dedicated to fostering positive growth for all of their participants. We’ve been insuring local communities for generations – over 160 years – and although we’re deeply connected to our history and roots, we’re also dedicated to encouraging the future growth and exciting change that the AWC brings.