KENTLAND, IN (April 25, 2013) – AgVenture of Nebraska (AVN), based in Minden, Nebraska has welcomed Nick Maple to their team. Maple joins the company as an AgVenture Yield Specialist. He will provide growers across north central and northeastern Nebraska with access to AgVenture® brand seed products as well as with year-round professional agronomic support.
Most recently, Maple served as a seed sales professional and district sales manager for a regional seed company. Prior to that, he worked in management and agronomy production specialist roles for some of this area’s leading ag retailers.
AVN Partner, Dennis Kenyon said, “We are really pleased to bring Nick on board. His professional agronomic strengths will be a real benefit to our customers.” Kenyon added, “Nick is committed to helping our customers increase their profitability. He’ll be the guy they can trust to be out walking those fields, understanding conditions, sharing ideas and providing solid support.”
Maple said, “My experience in ag retail combined with my focus on seed really has prepared me well for this role with AVN. From the seed selection, soils and soil nutrients, site specific management, herbicides, pesticides, etc., I have focused on crops in the growing environments across this region for my entire career.”
AVN works directly with their customers throughout the year to help them get more profitability from every acre. Maple added, “I look forward to building a relationship with my customers. I want to put my extensive agronomy background to work for them, share my knowledge of how these products are working and help my customers have the advantage.”
Maple holds a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Nebraska Lincoln in Diversified Ag/Agronomy. Together with his wife, Makala, and their daughter Riley, they reside in Humphrey.