Better for the planet.

Our team is ready to help farmers, grain buyers, food companies, industry organizations and others to grow and stabilize.


Brenda Tjaden, Founder and CEO

Brenda Tjaden has spent her career helping western Canadian farms respond to emerging profit opportunities in growing and marketing their crops. In the process of founding Sustainable Grain, Brenda spent 3 years researching the organic value chain, its opportunities and vulnerabilities. She also pursued an education in soil health and regenerative agriculture, enthusiastically joined the movement, and continues to build out her network in this field.

Previously, Brenda worked as a professional grain marketing and policy analyst, educator and farm management expert in her work founding and leading FarmLink Marketing Solutions. Brenda has always been an active volunteer in her local community, a nature enthusiast and a keen follower of global economic trends. Brenda is currently working with a small number of farms, First Nations reserves and commercial organizations.