Owner, Connery’s Riverdale Farms, Ltd.
Beth Connery operates Connery Riverdale Farms in Portage La Prairie with her children, Sam and Chris. The farm covers about 1,000 acres, 650 of which produce asparagus, strawberries, broccoli, carrots and squash, while the rest is in wheat as a rotation crop. The farm also includes a U-Pick and Pre-Picked Strawberry operation.
In addition to Chairing Canadian Horticultural Council’s (CHC) Labour Committee, Beth also sits on the Board of Directors at the Canadian Agricultural Human Resources Council (CAHRC). She is also one of the Public Appointees for the Manitoba Institute of Agrologists Provincial Council. She’s formerly Chair of Peak of the Market and continues to be one of their board of directors.