The following are just a sample of the clients Steve Peddie has helped find top quality Ag candidates:


Alberta Barley Commission
Advanta Seeds (Now Monsanto)
Agricore United (Now CPS/ Agrium)
Ag West
A.R.E.C.A.   (Agricultural Research and Extension Council of Alberta)
Arborfield Dehy
​Bayer CropScience​
​Bank of Montreal
​Becker Underwood
Brett Young
​​Dow AgroSciences
Case IH​
​Canadian Cattleman's Association - CanFax
​Ceres Global Ag
​Ducks Unlimited​
DuPont Pioneer
​​Farm Credit Canada​
Farm Pure Seeds
​FP Genetics
​Farmers Edge
​G-Mac's Ag Team
Grains Connect Canada
​Gustasfon (Now Bayer CropScience)
John Deere
​LIS - (Livestock Identification Services)
Louis Dreyfus
​National Bank
​​New-Way Irrigation
​​Parkland (Now CPS / Agrium)​
​Potato Growers of Alberta​
​Prince Rupert Port Authority​
Riverland Ag Grain Corp
​Seed Hawk​
​Shamrock Seeds
​Stratus Ag Research
​Stueve Construction (Fertilizer)
​​TD Canada Trust​
​Tiger-Sul (H J Baker Bros)
​​Tri-West Agro
WEDA (Western Equipment Dealers Association)
Wilbur Ellis
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Agriculture is his life.  Steve grew up on a farm, (and still owns his grandfather's homestead back home in Saskatchewan).  His first job was buying grain and selling crop supplies for the United Grain Growers. He's been working in the Agriculture sector for over 30 years.

Steve has taught workshops on "How to Assess Candidates" and he has been a Guest Speaker at Ag industry conferences on the topic of "Employee Recruitment & Retention in the Agriculture Industry". 

You can access the Ag Network.  Call Steve Peddie at: 403 270 9755.

Steve Peddie has focused exclusively on Agricultural Recruitment for over 18 years.  While building a career as an Agricultural Talent Scout he has become incredibly well connected in every sector of the Agriculture Industry. He has an established contact referral network with Ag Professionals, Ag Managers and Ag Executives in hundreds of Agriculture companies across Canada.

Steve holds a Bachelors Degree in Human Resources, a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a Diploma in Business Administration.

Steve Peddie
Executive Search Consultant & Agricultural Talent Scout

Barb Gabruch

Executive Search Consultant & Agricultural Talent Scout

Barb has worked in the agriculture industry for over 30 years, well over decade of which she spent recruiting.

Having worked as a recruiter for most major grain, retail and animal health companies, Barb has many connections in addition to her vast experience. She has worked in many facets of the industry, from primary production and basic plot research to advanced economic research and policy analysis. This extensive range of experiences over the course of her professional career has allowed Barb to foster a broad base of contacts across the industry.

In addition to her work experience, Barb holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture, and passion for the industry. She and her husband have a 450 head ranch in South West Saskatchewan. Her many years’ experience in both livestock and grain, coupled with her education and keen personal interest in the industry has provided Barb with an extensive network of agricultural talent for you to draw on.


If you have any questions call Agricultural Executive Search Consultant & Talent Scout 
​Steve Peddie
​Ag Network 
403 270 9755 

Executive Search For The Agricultural Industry:  403 270 9755
Ag More Than Ever Website

The following are a sample of the companies Barb Gabruch has recruited for, managed projects for or worked for:



Alberta Agriculture – Irrigation, Barley Breeding, Crop Protection, and Economics Divisions



Beef Booster
BioStar (now Novartis Animal Health)




Drive Solutions

EZ Feeder

Farmers of North America

Grain Corp

​GrainsConnect Canada

​LIS - (Livestock Identification Services)

Lloydminster & District Co-op



Richardsons Pioneer

SARA (Southern Applied Research Association)



University of Alberta – Crop Science Department