The Rural Entrepreneur Podcast

In this insightful episode,  Chris Herbert sits down with Kristjan Hebert, a leading figure in innovative agricultural entrepreneurship. The episode explores Kristjan's journey from managing a family farm to establishing Hebert Grain Ventures,…
Kristjan Hebert and Jean Charest at COP28 in Dubai

GFN: A Farmer’s View from COP28

Originally published on the Global Farmer Network on January 18, 2024. It takes a long time to get from my snowy farm in rural Saskatchewan to the sparkling city of Dubai. Canada and the United Arab Emirates are almost on opposite sides of…

Saskatoon Star Phoenix: More than a farm

Kristjan Hebert, president of the Hebert Group, runs his operations like “a project management company versus 'a farm.'" Bryn Levy, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Dec. 28, 2023 Kristjan Hebert says he always “liked” agriculture growing up…

The World Spectator: Local Farmer to tell agriculture’s story to the world at COP28

  Kristjan Hebert, President of the Hebert Group, will head to COP28 in Dubai next week because he wants to let the world know that agriculture can be part of the solution to climate change, not the villain. Hebert, who operates a…

CBC Opinion: Family farm or corporation? I’m not ashamed to be both

It is getting more challenging for small farms to stay economically viable A family operation that's also a corporation Growing up in Fairlight, Sask., I had a love-hate relationship with our farm. It provided a good life and great memories…

New scholarship program launches for agriculture students at Olds College

Hebert Grain Ventures (HGV) has announced a new recurring scholarship program for agriculture students attending Olds College of Agriculture & Technology. The Saskatchewan-based grain farm will be giving four entrance scholarships, valued…