WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, CANADA — Ag Growth International Inc. (AGI) released its 2023 Sustainability Report, highlighting its achievements across a range of environmental, social and governance topics.

“I am pleased to share our 2023 Sustainability Report, which not only highlights our ongoing commitment to support global food security but also our progress on a number of other priority focus areas that fit within AGI’s sustainability strategy more broadly,” said Paul Householder, president and chief executive officer of AGI. “I am energized by the commitment and efforts of AGI’s global employee base in advancing our sustainability goals as a team. This type of united effort is a hallmark of the One AGI culture we are building across the organization.”

Highlights from the report include progress on employee safety, employee engagement, and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, among others.

Key highlights include:

  • Details of AGI’s contribution to support global food security and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
  • Significant improvements in safety performance, with a reduction in lost time incident rate by 27% and in total recordable incident rate by 43% from 2022 levels.
  • Results of the first ever employee engagement survey, which obtained an 89% employee engagement score.
  • Setting a target to reduce GHG emissions intensity by 25% by 2030, compared to the 2021 baseline.
  • Issuing the first report aligned with the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).