Cultivating
Tomorrow,
Together

The AAG Difference

We pride ourselves on being more than just plain old consultants – and we know that running a business, agricultural or otherwise, takes a lot of interconnected skills, strengths, and character traits. Whether we are advising on a farm’s sustainability or teaching someone how to be an effective leader for their employees, we are guided by the same principles – we put people first, we are insightful, and we are always looking ahead to see how our actions will affect the future.

People
First
People First

The ultimate success of any organization relies on its people, and how well they serve the needs of the client base. With a strong background in social training and emotional intelligence, we ensure we connect to every client and truly understand what they need in order to succeed.

Insightful
Insightful

In this industry, there’s no such thing as one-size-fits-all. We thoroughly go through the circumstances and needs of every client in order to build a fully customized solution just for them, incorporating all internal and external factors for a plan that highlights their best way forward.

Forward
Thinking
Forward Thinking

The old ways of thinking about businesses – especially agricultural ones – are not only inferior, they are actively harming future sustainability efforts. We consider how our actions affect the next generations, guiding us toward effective planning that is intended to last for many years to come.

People First

The ultimate success of any organization relies on its people, and how well they serve the needs of the client base. With a strong background in social training and emotional intelligence, we ensure we connect to every client and truly understand what they need in order to succeed.

Insightful

In this industry, there’s no such thing as one-size-fits-all. We thoroughly go through the circumstances and needs of every client in order to build a fully customized solution just for them, incorporating all internal and external factors for a plan that highlights their best way forward.

Forward Thinking

The old ways of thinking about businesses – especially agricultural ones – are not only inferior, they are actively harming future sustainability efforts. We consider how our actions affect the next generations, guiding us toward effective planning that is intended to last for many years to come.

Our Team

Neil Smith

Neil brings a rich tapestry of experiences from having lived, worked, and studied abroad, all of which benefit him in his roles developing go-to-market strategies and successful venture capital investment endeavors that result in significant market share wins. Neil firmly believes that human capital is the key to success in any enterprise. After more than…

Neil brings a rich tapestry of experiences from having lived, worked, and studied abroad, all of which benefit him in his roles developing go-to-market strategies and successful venture capital investment endeavors that result in significant market share wins.

Neil firmly believes that human capital is the key to success in any enterprise. After more than a decade working in senior roles and advisory positions for several Fortune 100 companies, Neil founded the Agriculture Advisory Group. Neil is quick to recognize the needs of businesses and is able to connect those needs to the expertise of the teams he works with.

Neil is also a recognized business coach with a commitment to his own personal and professional development. Neil believes that the best facilitators, coaches and advisors are servant leaders, and so he approaches his work with a gentle manner and vibrant curiosity.

Neil's Highlights
  • Strategic Planning
  • Turn-around Strategies
  • Channel Marketing
  • Territory Expansion
  • Agribusiness
  • Operational Improvements
  • Global Marketing
  • Team Development
  • Project Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Sales Strategy & Growth
  • Operational Improvements
  • Venture Capital Investing
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Revenue Enhancement
  • Psychometric Analysis
  • Change Modelling
  • Training & Development
  • Board Governance
  • Professional & Executive Search
  • Process Improvement
Our Extended Team

Joe Gardiner

Regenerative Agriculture Specialist

Peter DeQuattro

Fertilizer Specialist (Controlled Release Granular Sulphate)

Henry Gordon-Smith

Urban Agriculture Consultant

Joel Williams

Soil Health Educator

Adam Hutton

Senior Precision Spray Advisor

Myron Glova

Lead Cinematographer, Videographer, Video Production & Photographer