AgVenture Mid-South hires Dustin Parker as AgVenture Yield Specialist

CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI/ KENTLAND, INDIANA (May 13, 2013) — Strong product performance across the region has led to strong demand for AgVenture® brand seed products, and for the professional seed support that accompanies each and every sale. That’s according to AgVenture Mid-South Owner and General Manager, Terry Dulaney. “In response to growing demand in Northeast Louisiana, we are very pleased to welcome Dustin to our team.”

Parker joins the company as an AgVenture Yield Specialist. He has a strong agronomy background, most recently, having worked in the vegetation management field. Prior that he put his skills to use as facility manager and head grounds keeper at Louisiana State University (LSU). Originally from Sikes, he holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Agribusiness and a Master’s Degree in Agronomy from LSU. He has specific experience in soil fertility and has worked in agronomy sales and service as well.

Working with AgVenture Mid-South is an ideal situation for me,” said Parker. “It allows me a heavy concentration on the science behind growing crops better and maximizing profitability. I believe in forging strong relationships with my customers. This approach is allows me to directly contribute to my customers’ success. I look forward to supporting Northeast Louisiana growers.”

Dulaney continued, “Our commitment is first and foremost to our customers. We work hard to assure that each of our customers is supported by seed professionals who thoroughly understand the latest seed genetic and technology combinations offered in our seed product line up. In addition, our AYS professionals help our customers define, set and achieve new goals for profitability. Dustin will be a great asset to our customers.”

AgVenture Mid-South participates in AgVenture’s Maximum Profit System™ (MPS), an innovative approach to helping growers dramatically increase yields, lower cost per bushel and advance profitability. Parker said, “These tools and techniques are practical. They take into account the entire growing environment – from the seed selected to the crop inputs, to management practices, etc. Our customers have access to the seed and the support that brings more profitability to every field. I look forward to delivering value through solid service to every customer.”