MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER ROGER PILLOUD

ROGER PILLOUD

Precision Agronomy Regional Manager

What is your job title?

Precision Agronomy Regional Manager

What do you do with AgraCity?

I manage Agracity’s digital agronomy program. I work closely with Taranis in bringing their artificial intelligence technology to farmers in western Canada.

Where do you live?

Moose Jaw, SK

What is the territory that you cover?

Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Alberta.

What do you like about working with AgraCity?

The technology and innovation. Always progress and new things happening

Where did you grow up?

I grew up in Winnipeg, MB , and spent a lot of time on my grandfather’s farm at Sainte Anne, MB.

What do you think is the biggest challenge facing farmers in western Canada today?

Farmers in western Canada are a cog in a very large wheel, any world event can and will affect western producers.

What hobbies do you have when you are not working?

I love spending time with my wife Melanie and my four kids, Mya, Jasper, Leo and Khloe. We love to go camping together.

What else would you like AgraCity customers to know about you?

I have been in the industry for 10 years so far and worked in many different jobs and places, lots has changed and will continue to do so.
There will always be a need for boots on the ground, but digital agronomy will be a big part of farming going forward. Digital agronomy will be a tool used by farmers on their operations to help cut costs back on the farm.