John Bennett farms near Biggar, Saskatchewan. John is the past-president of the Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association (SSCA) and is a past director of the Soil Conservation Council of Canada, the Saskatchewan Research Council, the Saskatchewan Pulse Growers, and Soy Canada.
John was the Industry Co-Chair of the Pulse Round Table and Industry Co-Chair of the Provincial Offsets Working Group. Currently, John is a member of the sustainability working group and a member of the SSCA Carbon Advisory Group. John has a B.Ed. from the University of Alberta (1976). He was one of Country Guide’s 12 most Influential Farmers in 2012.