VFF Village Farms International


Data from SEC filings
Employee count

ESG framework mentions

In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
No mentions
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
No mentions
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions

ESG term mentions

In last year of SEC filings

Shareholder alignment

Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

On June 10, 2021, Village Farms International, Inc. (the “Company” or “Village Farms”) held its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders. For more information about the proposals set forth below, please see the Company’s Definitive Proxy Statement (the “Proxy Statement”) filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on May 7, 2021.

Proposal No. 1: The election of the Board of Directors to serve until the 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders or until their successors are elected or appointed, received the following votes:

NomineeVotes For% ForVotes Withheld% Withheld
Michael A. DeGiglio32,242,38194.31%1,945,7785.69%
John P. Henry32,418,67194.82%1,769,4875.18%
David Holewinski32,526,52195.14%1,661,6384.86%
John R. McLernon31,603,51392.44%2,584,6457.56%
Stephen C. Ruffini31,815,04693.06%2,373,1126.94%
Christopher C. Woodward27,605,32280.75%6,582,83719.25%

Proposal No. 2: The re-appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 and the authorization of the Board of Directors of the Company to fix their remuneration, received the following votes:

Votes For% ForVotes Withheld% Withheld

Proposal No. 3: The approval of all unallocated Options and Share-Based Awards under the Company’s Amended and Restated Equity Plan (the “Equity Plan”), as described in the Proxy Statement, and the Company’s ability to continue granting awards under the Equity Plan until June 10, 2024, received the following votes:

Votes For% ForVotes Withheld% Withheld

Proposal No. 4: The approval of the proposed amendments to the Equity Plan as set forth in the Proxy Statement, received the following votes:

Votes For% ForVotes Withheld% Withheld