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Egg Farmers of Ontario appoints general manager

Ryan Brown most recently served as general manager of Turkey Farmers of Ontario before joining EFO.


January 14, 2021
By Canadian Poultry magazine

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Ryan Brown, first on the right, most recently served as general manager of Turkey Farmers of Ontario.

Egg Farmers of Ontario (EFO) recently announced that Ryan Brown will assume the position of general manager effective March 1, 2021.

Brown has a broad range of experience with Ontario agricultural groups, having most recently served as general manager of Turkey Farmers of Ontario (TFO) since 2016.

He held the position of vice president operations with Grain Farmers of Ontario between 2010 and 2016 and was Ontario Corn Producers’ general manager between 2006 and 2010.

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His educational background includes an Honours B.Sc. Agriculture and a Masters of Business Administration, both from the University of Guelph.

“Egg Farmers of Ontario is looking forward to Ryan leading our staff operations and is confident he is in the best position to continue to strengthen and improve our administration in the future,” says EFO chair Scott Helps. “Ryan brings a wealth of progressive management experience and strong background developed over many years in senior positions with organizations working for Ontario’s farmers.”

Brown takes over for Bill Mitchell, who’s served as interim general manager since July 1, 2020. Mitchell will remain in a role as a valued member of the senior management team.