Author Archives: Synthesis Agri-Food Network

Financial Impact of PRRS

By Lorraine Stevenson-Hall, Biosecurity and Stakeholder Relations Lead Impact on Production Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) continues to be a concern, in particular in areas where the 1-4-4 variant has taken hold. This new variant appears to be more aggressive than previous ones. The main mode of transmission appears to be from pig to […]

Enhance Biosecurity with Contact Tracing

Understanding the risk of disease transmission through farm contacts By Rob Hannam, Director of Business Development Ongoing hog disease issues, and even the recent Covid-19 pandemic, continue to raise the awareness and understanding of the importance of biosecurity. Whether its on-farm practices like showering in and out of barns, restricting farm access to approved personnel […]

Farm Health Guardian supports Maple Leaf Agri-Farms digital biosecurity solutions

July 23, 2021 – Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Farm Health Guardian has been recognized in Maple Leaf Foods 2020 Sustainability Report this month, as the company’s digital farm traceability and biosecurity technology partner. The Farm Health Guardian system has been implemented into pork production operations at Maple Leaf Agri-Farms as their digital biosecurity solution and acknowledged […]

Farm Health Guardian expands team to support advancing on-farm biosecurity

May 20, 2021 – Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Farm Health Guardian welcomes two new Canadian team members to support the company’s growth and expansion. Lorraine Stevenson-Hall has been appointed the role of Biosecurity and Stakeholder Relations Lead and Alicia Boakes the position of Customer Support Coordinator. Both roles are integral to supporting the domestic and international […]

Farm Health Guardian expands team to support U.S. business

May 20, 2021 – Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Farm Health Guardian welcomes Kyle Thomas to its North American team to support the company’s growth and expansion in the United States. As the Business Development Representative, Thomas will oversee the expansion of Farm Health Guardian from his Tiffin, IA, office to support livestock operations as they enhance […]

Farm Health Guardian Announces New Strategic Partnership with Synthesis Agri-Food Network

November 12, 2020 – Guelph, Ontario, Canada: On the heels of the recent launch of the company’s industry-leading disease mitigation technology for pork and poultry production, Farm Health Guardian has announced a new strategic partnership with the Synthesis Agri-Food Network. Rob Hannam, President of Synthesis Agri-Food Network, brings a wealth of insights and expertise that […]

Ag Capital Canada Invests in Farm Health Guardian Technology

January 5, 2021 – Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Ag Capital Canada (ACC) and Farm Health Guardian™ are pleased to announce the completion of an investment agreement. Farm Health Guardian™ is an industry leading technology platform for real-time disease mitigation for pork and poultry production. A product of Be Seen Be Safe Ltd., Farm Health Guardian launched […]

Complete Disease Spread Mitigation Technology Now Available for Pork and Poultry Production Networks

October 1, 2020, Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Farm Health Guardian™, a new real-time disease mitigation technology platform, is now available for pork and poultry producers and integrators throughout North America, Europe and the United Kingdom. Brought to market by Be Seen Be Safe Ltd., the innovative system accurately and quickly tracks and shuts down disease spread […]