The Caskey Farm is east of Calgary, near Oyen and the Saskatchewan border. where they have grown a variety of grains and oilseeds over the years using a combination of crop rotation, zero-till, minimum till and continuous cropping to conserve moisture and build soil health.
Marlene served two terms on the Board of Directors for the Alberta Canola Producers Commission from 2010-2016. During that time Marlene chaired their Market Development Committee and also represented Alberta as a member of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA) in Winnipeg.
Marlene was also was involved with the Alberta Environmental Farm Plan Company as a workshop facilitator from 2006-2008.