Don Lazenby’s career is characterized by innovation and systems development for the dairy industry in Ontario and Canada. He has made major contributions to dairy herd management through design, development and delivery of herd management products and services. He has served as Chair for CanWest Dairy Herd Improvement and as Co-chair of the Ontario Traceability Taskforce, an industry and government partnership to develop an agricultural traceability framework consistent with national initiatives. In 2004 Don Lazenby was inducted into the Ontario Agriculture Hall of Fame in recognition of his significant contributions to the welfare and improvement of Ontario agriculture.