Owners: Kris & Rhonda Mayerle
Kris Mayerle is a third generation pedigreed seed grower and, with his wife Rhonda & the continued seasonal help of his father Erwin, owns and operates Greenleaf Seeds Ltd., a pedigreed seed farm and processing plant, at Tisdale, SK. Greenleaf Seeds Ltd. a 25,000 acre farm growing wheat, canola, oats, barley, peas, fababeans, hemp, and flax, with roughly a third in seed production.
Kris and Rhonda also operated a custom farming business that operated throughout the United States and Western Canada (Saskatchewan). They have been in operation for 25+ years. Currently, custom farming operations are primarily located in North East Saskatchewan.
Kris is currently on the Board of Directors of Canterra Seeds Ltd. and the Northeast Agriculture Research Foundation (NARF).
He previously served on the Board of the Association of Canadian Custom Harvesters
and of the Saskatchewan Canola Growers.
IN THE NEWS
Farming. It’s more than a job
Human Resources: When a young employee left their farm to look for a job that could become a career, Kris Mayerle asked, ‘Why can’t that be here?’