Expert Spotlight: Fred Tennant

Forward-thinking agriculture experts with deep scientific experience are the core of AgriThority®. As an independent global science consultancy, we focus on exploring potential, expanding market access, and evolving production for greater food security and sustainability. When your Research is ready for Development, turn to AgriThority for scientific product, business and market expertise.

In this series we focus on our AgriThority talent and the work they do. In their own words, you’ll learn about their global travels, and the crops, technologies and innovations they research. 


As Director of Global Business at AgriThority, I deliver development services to our diverse base of clients. The wide range of needs drives my passion to understand their objectives and to determine the right moves that help accelerate their path to market. Whether this requires business or market development support, or global product development programs, my goal is to exceed our clients’ expectations with results.

I am fortunate to have had a long career in agriculture, from growing up on a small farm to my work in industry. My global experience is in key sectors including fertilizer, grain trading, agriculture tech transfer and biostimulant marketing. I apply this broad background to better define alternative methods to meet our clients’ needs at AgriThority

Working with our international team of experts to solve real and novel problems continues to drive me today.   

Our expertise at AgriThority® is technical and strategic. We know and understand agricultural markets. Our rapid growth reflects our ability to help clients stay ahead of the curve by applying solid strategic planning with exceptional implementation. We work hard to accelerate introductions of new products that will maximize the value of their innovations. 

At AgriThority our success depends on the success of our clients. I am passionate about building on this legacy.