Locations

Brandon

Office: 204-725-8580
Fax: 204-729-9985
922 Douglas Street
Brandon, MB R7A 7B2

Manager – Jeff Ross – 204-573-2281
Sales Agronomist – Amanda De Spiegelaere – 204-573-4682
Agronomist – Alex Willemen
Sales Agronomist – Wes Lamport – 204-483-0344
Operations & Fuel Coordinator – Ken Cram – 204-724-5661
Office Administrator – Elaine Crook – 204-725-8580 (more…)

Carberry

Office: 204-834-3356
Fax: 204-834-3558
629 4th Ave P.O Box 930
Carberry, MB R0K 0H0

Manager – Blaine Sangster – 204-570-0319
Sales Agronomist – Kendell Kohinski
Junior Agronomist – Janelle Reimer
Office Administrator – Karla McCorquodale – 204-834-3356 (more…)

Hamiota

Office: 204-764-2259
Fax: 204-764-2046
278 4th SE P.O Box 660
Hamiota, MB R0M 0T0

Manager – Todd Hunter – 204-764-0131
Sales Agronomist – Kari Schimke – 204-365-7304
Senior Sales Agronomist – Thomas Heapy – 204-761-8429
Facility/Agronomy Assistant – Kaylee Daniel
Senior Administrator – Shannon Madsen – 204-764-2259
Administrative Assistant – Tammy Dickson
Hardware Coordinator – Tom Garlick (more…)

Hartney

Office: 204-858-2038
Fax: 204-858-2286
201 W Railway St. P.O Box 56
Hartney, MB R0M 0X0

Manager – Mike Thomas – 204-483-0556
Facility and Agronomy Assistant – Ashley Campion – 204-851-5517
Administrator – Amy Lewis – 204-858-2038 (more…)

Head Office

Office: 204-725-8580 / Fax: 204-725-8592 / 922 Douglas Street / Brandon, MB R7A 7B2

President & Owner – Ray Redfern – 204-729-7730

Ray Redfern, founder and president, started Redfern Farm Services in 1972 in Rivers, Man., and now operates 11 locations in southwestern Manitoba. Growing up on a family farm near Kenton, Redfern eventually went on to attend the University of Manitoba, completing his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, with majors in soil science and economics. He’s a certified professional agrologist and has held designation with the Canadian Consulting Agrologist Association.

Ray is also active in the operations of Redfern Family Farms; providing seed and commercial production of small grains, oilseeds and pulse crops including soybeans, and forages. He’s also the president and partner of Redsper Enterprises Ltd., located in Rivers, Man., which is a certified seed retailer, providing extensive seed processing and which provides specialized seed treatment programs, and grain storage.

He received the Lifetime Business Builder Award from the Brandon Chamber of Commerce earlier this year.

Controller – Monica Madden

Monica Madden has been associated with the company for the past 25 years, beginning her tenure in Rivers. In 1998, Madden followed the head office move to the Wheat City. In 2002, she received her accounting designation, and in 2004, she took over the role of controller with Redfern Farm Services. As a CPA, she looks after the company financial reporting and analysis.

Human Resources Manager – Marla Descoteaux – 204-725-8588

Marla Descoteaux brings 10 years of human resources experience to the head office team. She provides HR solutions to the organization, while assisting Redfern Farm Services as the company continues to build its infrastructure in a strategic manner via technology, compliance and people.

Credit Manager – Candice Redfern-Broome – 204-725-8587

Candice Redfern-Broome moved into the role of credit manager for Redfern Farm Services in November of 1997. Candice has also been serving as the Redfern business manager for many years.

Business Admin Manager – Brian Hatch  204-725-8585

Brian Hatch, formerly the Brandon branch manager, eventually transitioned to the role of Business Admin Manager back in the early 2000s and remains in the role today. The ‘jack of all trades’ role, includes account administration for large supplier accounts, management, IT support as well as development.

Payroll Administrator – Shari Squires – 204-725-8589

Shari Squires, the payroll/benefits administrator, has been with Redfern Farm Services for three years, starting her tenure with the company at the Neepawa branch, eventually making her way to the Brandon head office in September of 2015.

Credit Associate – Marg Stace

Marg Stace began her tenure at Redfern Farm Services back in February of 2006 in a part-time role in the credit department as a senior credit associate. She assists branch locations and customers with oil purchases.

Marketing and Communications Coordinator – Lanny Stewart – 204-761-0480

Lanny Stewart is the former editor of the Westman Journal who has more than 10 years of experience in the media field in western Manitoba, working at other outlets such as the Neepawa Banner and the now defunct CKX Television. Stewart plays a key role in showcasing and promoting the 11 locations associated with Redfern Farm Services.

Chemical & Seed Procurement Manager – Autum Logan

Autum Logan has been with Redfern Farm Services since 2012, working with the manufacturer and distribution partners to organize and execute supplier programs. She also assists in developing Redfern offerings for seed and crop protection products, and is responsible for ordering the appropriate supply of these products to meet customer needs.

Crop Input Administrator – Nicola McPherson

Nicola McPherson started with Redfern Farm Services in October of 2016. She comes from a family farm background and is still involved today. McPherson takes care of inventory management, processes accounts payable for crop input purchases and assists with the coordination/execution of fertilizer commitments.

Fertilizer Distribution Manager & Regional Manager – Ken Cross

Ken Cross joined Redfern Farm Services in 2009. He’s been involved in the agriculture sector since 1986. He works closely with all 11 Redfern branches and is involved with purchasing all fertilizer for the company.

Logistics Manager – Trevor Dickie204-328-5325

Trevor Dickie has been with Redfern Farm Services since 2014, working closely with all branches. His responsibilities include taking care of the direct delivery of all liquid/dry products to customers and branches.

Accounting Assistant – Dan Davis

Dan started working at Redfern Farm Services in 2003. He’s been paying the bills and balancing the cash ever since.

Equipment & Facilities Manager – Dustin Redfern – 204-729-1831

Dustin Redfern received his agribusiness diploma  began full-time employment at Redfern Farm Services back in 1999. He started in Rivers and eventually made his way to the Wheat City at the head office. Ray and Dustin have a farm just outside Rivers. He has an agribusiness diploma.

Fuels Manager – Ken Cram – 204-724-5661

Ken Cram started with Redfern Farm Services in 1991 as a branch manager of the Minnedosa branch. In 1999, he moved to the Wheat City to take over as petroleum manager. He eventually took over the position of Brandon branch manager and is now back as fuel coordinator, looking after the company NH3 equipment and trucks, ensuring it meets regulations as well as branch operational roles.

 

 
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Kenton

Office: 204-838-2326
Fax: 204-838-2173
252 Woodworth Ave. P.O Box 128
Kenton, MB R0M 0Z0

Manager – Darryl Kent
Associate Manager & Hardware Manager – Sheldon Rapley
Sales Agronomist – Amanda Diamond
Office Administrator – Jane Van Den Hoek – 204-838-2326 (more…)

Minnedosa

Office: 204-867-2679
Fax: 204-867-5209
Hwy 10 & 355 Box 420
Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0

Manager – Darin Chrisp – 204-841-2243
Sales Agronomist – Phil Lewis – 204-867-0328
Office Administrator – Lynne Johnston – 204-867-2679 (more…)

Neepawa

Office: 204-476-2301
Fax: 204-476-3287
Hwy 16 West P.O Box 1480
Neepawa, MB R0J 1H0

Manager – Darryl Craik – 204-841-4513
Regional Account Manager – Ron Kuzyk – 204-841-4566
Customer Development & Agronomy Sales – Calvin Wilson – 204-841-2110
Office Administrator – Carolyn O’Toole – 204-476-2301
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Rivers

Office: 204-328-5325
Fax: 204-328-7408
101 2nd Ave, P.O. Box 489
Rivers, MB ROK 1XO

Manager – Lloyd Fehr – 204-724-7162
Associate Manager & Senior Sales Agronomist – Craig Allison – 204-724-3220
Inventory Manager & Sales Agronomist – Garry Pokotylo – 204-303-0019
Agronomic Sales – Thomas Heapy – 204-761-8429
Logistics Manager – Trevor Dickie – 204-328-5325
Shop Administrator/Customer Service – Joyce Thomson
Senior Administrator – Jemma Jahns – 204-328-5325
Administrative Assistant – Jackie Fehr
Administrative Assistant – Sheila Smith
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Shoal Lake

Office: 204-759-2029
Fax: 204-759-2579
#10 Industrial Park P.O Box 417
Shoal Lake, MB R0J 1Z0

Manager – Todd Hunter – 204-764-0131
Sales Agronomist – Joy Tataryn – 204-759-2029
Office Administrator – Cecil Smith – 204-759-2029 (more…)

Souris

Office: 204-483-3249
Fax: 204-483-2268
Hwy 2 East P.O Box 473
Souris, MB R0K 2C0

Location Manager – Wes Van Weert – 204-573-7956
Sales Agronomist – Deven Bailey – 204-761-1901
Regional Sales Agronomist – Wes Lamport – 204-483-0344
Office Administrator – Taralynn Williamson – 204-483-324
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Virden

Office: 204-748-1122
Fax: 204-748-2403
Jctn. #1 & Hwy 83 S.
P.O Box 2290
Virden, MB R0M 2C0

Manager – Lane Wanless – 204-851-4816
Sales Agronomist – Ryan Elliott – 204-851-1668
Sales & Customer Development – Jamie Hodson – 204-851-2343
Facility/Agronomy Assistant – Kahli Wedderburn
Facility/Agronomy Assistant – Joel Boulton

Customer Development & Agronomy – Chad Sahulka – 204-572-0595
Administrator – Kristy Casson – 204-748-1120

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