About Winter Farm

Innovation that bears fruit

Winter Farm is an technology company. It designs, implements, and operates controlled environment agriculture (CEA) solutions in co-existence with existing agri-food ecosystems.

Founded in 2018, the company uses a unique combination of precision agriculture, advancedsystems engineering and artificial intelligence with the aim of securing local supply chainsand foster the development of a more sustainable food production. Its first concept, a vertical farm dedicated to growing strawberries all year round at an industrial scale, quicklypositioned Winter Farm amongst the most promising compagnies in the  CEA industry.

Our objectives

Replace 10% of strawberry imports to Canada.

Create an export market to the Northeastern United States.

Deploy our technological solutions across the world.

The Winter Farm Team

Pooling their respective expertise, they are shaping the future of farming, today.

Alain Brisebois Président Ferme d'Hiver Winter Farm CEO

Alain Brisebois 

President and CEO

After transforming the retail industry while working at Rona, Métro and Couche-Tard, Alain is taking on a new challenge as CEO of Winter Farm and is in charge of the leading the executive team. 

Yves Daoust fondateur et CTO and co fonder

Yves Daoust

Founder and CTO

An experienced entrepreneur, Yves has worked in agriculture, telecommunications and information technology. He founded Winter Farm in 2018 and manages the technology team. 

François Plamondon président C’EST.A. Ferme d'Hiver


Chairman of the board

François Plamondon has more than 30 years of experience in strategic management, finance and corporate governance. He supports the management team and contributes to Winter Farm’s growth.


Jean Lachance


Andrew Pietrobon


Marie-Hélène Roy


Daphné Mailhot

Marketing & communication

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