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Consulting to rural and Agricultural business in Western Canada. At De Paoli & Associates our mission is to start, grow and support businesses in rural communities, helping them become and remain viable.  In doing so, preserving a rural lifestyle.

To achieve our mission we offer consulting services to medium sized businesses in the agricultural and rural sectors.  We have a team of experienced professionals with diverse yet complementary skills.

We seek out and import global best practices to Alberta businesses and promote Alberta innovations and products to the world.

We understand energy; how to use less of it, how to generate it, and how to manage it. We uncover the opportunities the industry holds for our clients.

We are problem solvers, negotiators, facilitators and knowledge sharers. In a nutshell we are doers who help our clients achieve measurable results and greatly improve revenues and processes.

Agricultural Plastic Recycling, more challenging than we thought

Agricultural Plastic Recycling, more challenging than we thought

As we have discussed in the past, the world of agriculture is constantly changing and evolving.  A topic on the agenda at the.. Read More →
A Direct to Consumer Marketplace – What Does It Mean for Agriculture?

A Direct to Consumer Marketplace – What Does It Mean for Agriculture?

Like many commodity industries, Agriculture is changing at a rapid pace.  The model of grain farmers selling their harvest to grain elevators (line.. Read More →
Open Farm Days – a great chance to experience Agriculture

Open Farm Days – a great chance to experience Agriculture

(Photos Courtesy of Clinton Pigeon) Have you ever wondered what happens on a daily basis on a farm? How many eggs does a.. Read More →

WE ARE always learning at De Paoli & Associates, we love to discover new knowledge and share it. How do we find good books? By and large they are recommended to us. Many of the books on this list were gifts or recommendations from friends and colleagues. We have enjoyed them all and want to pass on our list to you. This is our list of highly influential books that have changed the way we approach business and life. We enjoyed reading them and think you will too. If you have books to recommend to us, please email us; we would love to hear from you.