Dane Hilton - Hilton Ventures near Strathmore, AB
Dane is a fifth generation farmer at Hilton Ventures near Strathmore, AB. Hilton Ventures primarily grows malt barley, canola and milling wheat. Dane and his family consider themselves a part of a new generation of Canadian farmers. They recognize that today’s farmer not only requires knowledge of advanced technology, educational preparedness and business skills to be successful but also a concern for sustainability, community engagement and the importance of tradition.
When he is not farming, Dane loves to spend time with his wife and his seven-year-old son.
Dane is looking forward to sharing a meal and his story at this year’s event.