Strategy in action … Synthesis worked with the Agri-food Management Institute to develop the AgLean Masterclass program which is designed to introduce Lean principles to farmers and on farm processors. LEAN is a production philosophy originally adopted in the manufacturing sector to improve process and product…READ MORE

Advanced Farm Management Program

Strategy in action … Synthesis worked with the Agricultural Management Institute to develop and launch the Advanced Farm Management Program (AFMP) – a business management training program for farm business owners and managers. To build the curriculum, Synthesis conducted focus groups with farmers who attended Growing…READ MORE

Food and Beverage Ontario

Strategy in action … Synthesis was engaged by Food and Beverage Ontario (formerly the Alliance of Ontario Food Processors) to develop and deliver business management tools for Ontario food and beverage processors. Synthesis custom developed the Managing For Success workbook, which provides ‘best management practices’ (BMPs)…READ MORE

Investing in Certified Seed e-learning

Strategy in action … Since 2009, Synthesis has been working with the Canadian Seed Growers’ Association (CSGA) to create awareness and understanding of Canada’s Certified seed system with stakeholders in the seed value chain. The development of a training tool for seed retailers across Canada…READ MORE

Midge Tolerant Wheat e-learning

Strategy in action … Since 2008, Synthesis has been working with the Midge Tolerant Wheat Stewardship Team – an industry coalition committed to maintaining the viability of Midge Tolerant Wheat by educating Western Canadian wheat producers on the importance of proper stewardship of the technology. Synthesis…READ MORE

Midge Tolerant Wheat Stewardship Communications

Strategy in action … Since 2009, Synthesis has worked alongside the Midge Tolerant Wheat Stewardship Team to raise awareness among wheat farmers in Western Canada of the critical importance of stewardship practices. After a five-year run of the original advertising, it was time for a new…READ MORE

Sustainable Business Guide

Strategy in action … There is a growing interest by the global food industry and consumers for more sustainable food products. Pulse Canada approached Synthesis to help pulse and special crops processors prepare for these increasing sustainability demands. Through research and industry consultation, Synthesis developed the…READ MORE

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