CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI/ KENTLAND, INDIANA (December 16, 2015) — Farmers across northeastern Louisiana have gained a new AgVenture Yield Specialist. Dulaney Seed, Inc. of Clarksdale, Mississippi has welcomed Daryl Stapp to their team. Stapp will work directly with customers, providing them with access to locally adapted seed products specifically selected for the northeastern Louisiana’s growing environment. In addition, Stapp will provide customers with high yield strategies that help them maximize profitability on their acres.
Dulaney Seed’s Owner, Terry Dulaney said, “Demand for our products and services continues to grow. As we expand our reach in this important growing region, we see the advantages our customers have using our products and the Maximum Profit System™ (MPS). It’s critical that customers have the right people in place to work directly with them. Combining products, support, and innovative production strategies, our customers are improving yield and profitability.” He added, “Daryl knows this area very well and understands his customers’ needs. We are pleased to have him help us deliver our products and services directly to the field.”
Born and raised on the family farm at Mangham, Louisiana, Stapp raised cotton, soybeans, corn and cattle until the late 90’s. He served in law enforcement for several years before coming back to agriculture where he worked in seed sales, seed research, and agronomy roles.
Stapp said, I am and always have been a farmer at heart. I enjoy working directly with my customers. With years of experience of evaluating plots, and hybrid and variety trials, have the highest degree of confidence in the seed products we offer. They are specifically selected for and suited to our unique Louisiana growing environments.”
“We take a comprehensive approach to helping our customers with every detail of crop planning and management, offering them access to tools and techniques that are proven in this area. Through our MPS program, I look forward to helping my customers dramatically increase yields, lower cost per bushel and improve overall profitability on every acre.”
Stapp and his wife, Janet, and two children live at Lake Village, Arkansas.
AgVenture, Inc. is the nation’s largest network of independently owned regional seed companies. Based in Kentland, Indiana, AgVenture provides this growing network of independently owned and managed seed business owners with seed products meeting exacting standards for quality, together with leading-edge genetics and technology. Since 1983, this unique marketing approach has allowed each individual company to match the hybrids and varieties it sells to the specific needs of the geographical area it serves. Combined with professional seed representation at a local level, AgVenture strives to help every grower realize more profit from every field.