Selection of past clients

  • over 300 individual farms in Atlantic Canada
  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Apple Growers of New Brunswick
  • Atlantic Farmers Council
  • Atlantic Poultry Research Institute
  • Canadian Young Farmers Forum
  • Cape Breton Island Federations of Agriculture
  • Community Sector Council of NS
  • Corrections Canada
  • Cranberries NB
  • D A Browning & Associates Inc
  • Dairy Farmers of Nova Scotia
  • Farm Safety Nova Scotia
  • Fredericton Dairy Farm Management Club
  • Greenhouse Nova Scotia
  • Living Earth Council
  • NSAC/Dalhousie Agricultural Campus
  • Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture
  • Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture
  • PEI Federation of Agriculture
  • The Pork Shop
  • Really Local Harvest Co-op Ltd, Dieppe, NB
  • Rural Communities Foundation

Affiliations & Awards

  • Approved Supplier on the Nova Scotia Government Standing Offer List for Consulting Services
  • Approved Consultant with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada since 1997 for Farm Debit Mediation Services
  • Farm Advisor with Farm Management Canada (fmc-gac.com)
  • Approved Supplier on NS Business Inc. Standing Offer Listing for Consulting Services.
  • Full Member with Agricultural Institute of Canada and Nova Scotia Institute of Agrologists
  • Member of AWENS (Association of Workplace Educators of NS) and Truro & Colchester Chamber of Commerce

"Yvonne has always been our first choice of a consultant. We find her very knowledgeable, thorough and to the point. She has been of great help to us over the last 25 years."
- Tony & Gerrie van den Hoek, Lowland Gardens, Great Village, NS


Client Sectors...

Thyagrissen has worked with clients in diverse agricultural and resource areas, including:

  • livestock commodities (beef, dairy and sheep)
  • poultry farming
  • maple syrup operations
  • blueberry growers
  • cranberry operations
  • field vegetables
  • fruit growers
  • greenhouse growers
  • organic farming
  • food processing
  • value-added sector
  • abattoir
  • specialty crops
  • new entrants


  • farm cooperatives
  • industry associations
  • university
  • non-profit groups
  • federal and provincial governments

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