THE VOICE OF ONTARIO'S FRUIT, VEGETABLE
AND GREENHOUSE PRODUCERS FOROVER 150 YEARS

Dan Tukendorf

Program Manager

phone: 519-831-2278 email: dtukendorf@ofvga.org

Dan Tukendorf grew up in Cobourg, ON on his family’s farm producing broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, tomatoes, and more for fresh markets. Dan attended the University of Guelph, studying Agriculture with an emphasis on horticulture and graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science - Agriculture degree. Since then, he has spent the last 20 years working in quality assurance, supply chain, and procurement of fresh fruit and vegetables.

Dan's most recent role was at Loblaw Companies as Senior Category Manager in Produce Procurement where his main responsibilities included sourcing, category management and vendor/grower management for a portfolio of fresh produce commodities.  The extensive logistics, procurement and supply chain experience will come in handy for managing the Northern Schools Fruit and Vegetable Snack Program, Fresh from the Farm, and the Container Tolls.