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2014

Morris Employee Lesley Fisher Publishes her First Book

Lesley Fisher, Data Entry Clerk from Minnedosa, MB has achieved a huge accomplishment in publishing her book titled “Object of Balance”. BJ Graham, Laser Operator, also from Minnedosa, MB illustrated the book. Lesley’s inspiration for the …

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Morris Announces Plant Expansion

Construction is underway on a new 8000 sq. ft. plant expansion at the Morris plant in Minnedosa, Manitoba.  The added space will house a new paint line for painting the company’s 9 Series Air Cart’s …

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Morris Releases Two Groundbreaking Opener Innovations

Morris is pleased to announce the release of two new farmer-inspired seeding tools:  the C2 Contour injected polymer opener and the RAZR double-shoot option. “It made sense that development of a more durable opener for the …

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Morris Industries donates to Typhoon Haiyan

Morris Industries and its employees combined to donate over $12,000 to Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Saskatchewan to assist in the relief efforts for survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.  “Our thoughts and prayers continue …

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2013

RAZR Wins Henty Machine of the Year Award

The RAZR Disc Drill developed by Morris Industries received the Henty Machinery Field Days “Machine of the Year” at the competition in Australia.  Morris distributor, McIntosh & Son entered the RAZR into this year’s competition. …

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Morris Industries Job Fairs

The Morris Job Fairs will be held at both the Minnedosa, Manitoba and Yorkton, Saskatchewan locations. We are now hiring for various positions including: Welders, Spray Painters, Assemblers & Machinists. MINNEDOSA Job Fair: 284 6th Ave NW, Minnedosa, …

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Morris Announces Distribution Changes in Australia

Morris Industries, a leading agricultural manufacturer announces the appointment of McIntosh Distribution as the authorized national distributor for Australia. A leading Australian machinery dealership and well established since 1955, McIntosh Distribution has been a Morris distributor …

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Morris Industries Introduces the RAZR Disc Drill

Morris Industries Ltd. announces the release of the long-awaited RAZR™ disc drill, a farmer-inspired machine with the capacity to place seed and fertilizer faster and more efficiently in both till and no-till settings. “Even at the …

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Morris Industries Introduces the New 9-Series Air Cart

Morris Industries Ltd. announces the release of the new 9-Series Air Cart that incorporates many of the efficiency and safety improvements farmers say they need. “The 9-Series Air Cart makes it easier for the farmer to …

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Ronald McDonald House Saskatchewan Donation

SASKATOON, SK (March 28, 2013) – Morris Industries Ltd., a Saskatchewan founded and based business since 1929, has responded to the needs of families with sick children in Saskatchewan.  Morris has made a $150,000 donation …

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U of S College of Engineering Awards Ceremony

At the University of Saskatchewan College of Engineering 54th Annual Awards Ceremony held in Saskatoon at TCU Place on January 30, Anthony Wikkerink was awarded the Morris Industries Evan Hardy Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship is …

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Tech Talk Winner

SASKATOON, SK (January 25, 2013) – Morris Industries Ltd. is pleased to announce that retired farmer Dan Rosner at Watson, SK, is the winner of the Morris iPad Draw.  “I entered a lot of draws …

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2012

Morris Industries raises over $10,000 for Movember

At the end of November, a number of Morris Stachers’ showed off their gallantry and mustaches for Movember. With internal and external donations, plus matching staff donations by the company, Morris Industries raised $10,035.00 for …

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Morris Industries Sells Morris Sales and Service Dealership

JULY 4, 2012, SASKATOON, SK. Morris is pleased to announce the sale of Morris Sales and Service at Yorkton, SK, to WS White’s Ag Sales and Service Ltd. located in Whitewood, SK. “We believe this sale represents a …

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Morris Makes Donation to the University of Saskatchewan

Morris Industries donated seeding systems openers and an air cart meter body to the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department in the College of Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan. “Your donation has helped us to upgrade …

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Morris Introduces New Leasing Program

Morris Industries Ltd. is introducing their new Morris Leasing program for Field Pro™ heavy harrows and ProAg hay hauling products in Canada at the Farm Progress Show in Regina, SK, Canada, June 20 to 22. “Helping …

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Morris Debuts Disc Drill and Seeding System

Farmers have heard about it. A few have seen it in action. Morris is debuting their highly praised independent disc drill prototype and also showcasing the innovative CX 8105 seeding system at the Farm Progress …

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Morris Industries Holds Another Successful Grower Council Meeting

SASKATOON, SK – Morris Industries, manufacturer of innovative seeding equipment, held its third grower council meeting earlier in March in Saskatoon.  A total of eight growers from Canada and the U.S. participated in the meeting …

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Morris Industries Donates to First Step Wellness Centre

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries has donated $5,000 to the First Steps Wellness Centre a non-profit organization focused on optimizing the health and independence of those living with a spinal cord injury.  The centre provides …

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Morris Industries Recruits in Ireland

Morris Industries was part of the Saskatchewan Jobs Mission delegation searching for skilled labour at the Working Abroad Expo in Dublin and a job fair in Cork, Ireland. “A wide mix of people from new grads …

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Morris Industries Announces C2 Contour Demo Winner

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries announced today the winner of their “Trash Talk” contest with Allen Jones, of Balzac, AB, being the lucky winner of a Morris C2 Contour Demo – their next generation precision …

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Morris Customer Clinics

Seeding is a very busy and important time for your operation.  Operating new equipment comes with a few learning curves.  We want to help you with the adjustment, so your spring seeding goes off without …

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Archived Stories

Morris Industries Supports C95 Radio Marathon for Breast Cancer Research

On October 13th, 14 Morris employees stepped up and had their heads shaved for the C95 Radio Marathon for Breast Cancer research.  All the Morris offices participated in this fundraiser and there were heads shaved …

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Morris introduces new compact seeding system

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries Ltd., a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, launches the CX 8105 seeding system which combines the precision of the Contour independent drill with the seeding metering accuracy and …

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Morris introduces next generation independent opener drill

Morris Industries announces the launch of their next generation independent opener drill. The new C2 Contour  precision placement drill is designed for improved trash clearance and easier opener adjustments. Together with their successful Contour Drill, …

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200 Growers attend Customer Clinics

Saskatoon, SK. – 200 growers attended combined Customer Clinics in Regina, March 15 and April 6, 2011 in Saskatoon. Many drove in, while Morris dealers hosted others. Morris holds regular customer clinics to give buyers hands-on …

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Yorkton employee awarded Safe Worker Award

Yorkton, SK – Morris Industries is pleased to announce Howard Jones, the recipient of WorkSafe Saskatchewan, 2011 Safe Worker Award. This award recognizes an individual who has shown an exemplary commitment to workplace health and …

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SASKATOON SK – Morris Industries is launching two new super-efficient bale carriers: The ProAG 16K PLUS Bale Runner for large square bales and the ProAG 900 Hay Hiker for round bales. The 16K PLUS Bale Runner …

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Morris committed to a safer workplace

Saskatoon, SK – On June 10, Morris Industries along with 200 other Saskatchewan business and community leaders declared their commitment to the health and safety of their employees and communities at a historic public signing …

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Morris provides significant contribution to College of Agriculture and Bioresources

Saskatoon, SK - Morris Industries has supplied the University of Saskatchewan, College of Agriculture and Bioresources with air seeding equipment and a financial pledge. The Morris Contour Drill and EIGHT Series XL air cart is …

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Yorkton administration offices incur significant damage – UPDATE 2

Yorkton, SK – Production resumed at the manufacturing plant in Yorkton on July 19 after the summer shut down. The roof on the Yorkton Office Building has been repaired after storm damage ripped the roof …

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Yorkton administration offices incur significant damage - UPDATE

Yorkton, SK - On July 1 (Canada Day – Statutory Holiday), a massive storm ripped through Yorkton bringing heavy rains and strong winds. Morris Industries was not spared from the storm. Wind hit the corner …

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Yorkton administration offices incur significant damage

Yorkton, SK - Morris Industries Ltd. main administration offices incurred significant damage resulting from a massive storm that hit Yorkton on Thursday, July 1. Morris is taking appropriate measures to ensure our level of service and …

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Morris' new Overlap Control offers Growers a fast payback

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries has introduced the new, grower-inspired, ½ Air Cart Meter Shut-Off. Featuring technology to limit overlaps, the new ½ Air Cart Meter Shut-Off is designed to reduce wasted seed and inputs, …

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Morris introduces two new Contour sizes and air cart enhancements

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries has introduced the new heavy-duty 86′ and low transport 51′ Contour Air Drills into their line-up. For the first time, Morris is also offering the new Hydraulic Auger and Conveyor …

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Morris’ 24/7 troubleshooting seeding support gives growers peace of mind – morning, noon and night

Saskatoon, SK - Emergencies can’t wait during seeding season, which is why on April 1 Morris Industries will launch Morris 360 Service, a new 24/7 hotline for all current Morris seeding and tillage equipment owners. …

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Morris announces parts distribution for the Russian Federation

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries Ltd. today announced the signing of a Parts Distribution Agreement with “OOO Grene Kramp” of the Russian Federation. By teaming up with OOO Grene Kramp, Morris will have parts stock located …

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Morris introduces new Contour Drill and air cart models

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries Ltd., a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, adds new independent opener precision drill and air cart models to its seeding equipment line. “It’s an ideal combination for smaller …

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Morris joins the Versatile Heavy Metal Tour

Saskatoon, SK – Morris is excited to be part of the Versatile Heavy Metal Tour, which starts in Spirit River, Alberta on July 7 and ends in Morden, Manitoba on July 25, 2009. Producers can get …

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Two more opener choices for Contour Drill owners

Saskatoon, SK – Morris Industries Ltd., a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment is pleased to announce two new opener options for the Morris Contour Drill. Morris has developed a Side Band Boot that will …

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Morris offers Growers integrated liquid fertilizer systems

Saskatoon, SK - Morris Industries Ltd., a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment is pleased to announce that Pattison Liquid Systems of Lemberg, Saskatchewan is the company’s provider of choice for liquid fertilizer systems …

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