J.S. Henry Seeds is Located 2 miles East of Oak River, Manitoba, HWY 24
Oak River, MB
Office # 204-566-2422
Fax # 204-566-2148
J.S. Henry Seeds Staff
Marnie is the intrepid leader of JS Henry Seeds. She is responsible for leading the business which she took over from her father Cam. As Leader, she is responsible for the direction of the business, the financials and for Human Resources.
Sales + Contract Manager
Brendan is our friendly sales and contract manager. He is responsible for assisting customer with their retail seed needs on the phone, in person or out in the yard. He also supports and works with our contract growers to plan and produce our seed production for the year. Being a jack of many trades he can also be found driving semi or combine, depending on the season. Brendan has been with us since 2017.
Quality + Safety Manager
Amanda is a registered Grader who is responsible for overseeing and managing the quality of our seed. She is also responsible for managing contract seed field inspections and safety at JS Henry Seeds. During spring she can be found in the yard assisting customers and treating seed. She has been with us since 2013.
Shipping + Inventory Manager
Jess is our very organized inventory and shipping manager. She is responsible for keeping track of everything that comes in and out of JS Henry Seed Yard. In addition to managing the inventory she facilitates all shipping orders of bagged or bulk seed. During spring she can also be found in the warehouse counting, organizing and loading customers with their bagged product. She has been with the company since 2016.
Logistics + Plant Coordinator
Scott is our logistics and plant coordinator. He is responsible for planning incoming loads and keeping the seed plant running efficiently. He is also responsible for the incoming side of our cleaning facility including sampling and setting the mill. In spring he balances between assisting customers in the yard and keeping Ben Ledi Farm’s field operations running at full capacity. Scott has been with us since 2018.
Yard Manager + Outbound Freight Facility Manager
Jeriah is our hardworking outbound freight and yard manager. He is the keeper of the yard. You can find him loading out clean bulk seed for customers or clean seed from the seed mill. He is also responsible for doing the majority of our bulk toller loading. Jeriah has been with us since 2013 where he started with us as a part-time student. After attending Assiniboine Community College, he joined our team full time in 2016.
Andrea is our efficient quality technician. She spends her days at the quality counter running our various quality tests on all seeds that pass through bins. She can also be found out in the field doing inspections, rouging, flagging or signing and even stone picking. Like the rest of our team she is willing to do whatever needs to be done. Andrea has been with us part time since 2015.
Ben Ledi Farms Staff
Eric is our Doer. He gets things done, whether out in the field farming or planning for the future. He loves his I’s dotted and his T’s crossed and his things in order. He is also an active member of the CSGA, MSGA and the newly formed Seeds Canada. He is a certified grader and plant operator. Eric is married to Marnie.
Head of Operations + Maintenance Manager
Jeff is our Glue. He figuratively and literally keeps this place together. He is Eric’s right arm and not only facilitates the day to day operations of our organization he also fixes and maintains anything we use that moves or turns. If he is not fixing or maintaining it, then he is likely driving it as one of our equipment operators. Jeff is also a certified seed grader and has been with us since 2017.
Rick is new to our team in spring of 2020. He can usually be found in a tractor or a truck. He also assists our Maintenance Manager and will work as a facility assistant through the winter months when not in the shop.