The Mid-South’s leading independent Regional Seed Company, Dulaney Seed, Inc., based at Clarksdale, Miss. continues to grow. The company has welcomed AgVenture Yield Specialist Drew Denton to serve customers in southwestern Tennessee.
A native of Bolivar, Tenn., Denton graduated from University of Tennessee at Martin where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Plant and Soil Science. He earned a Master of Science degree in agronomy from Mississippi State University. Throughout his college experience, Denton was deeply engaged in crop research, working at the West Tennessee Research and Education Center, and conducting corn, soybean, and cotton research for his advising professors.
Dulaney Seed Sales Director, Allen Lyon said, ““When our team met Drew, we knew that he would be a perfect fit for our Tennessee market as we continue to expand our footprint there. Personal knowledge of the challenges and issues growers face is of utmost importance to Dulaney Seed. Drew’s extensive background in agronomy and research, coupled with his ties to that territory, make him well-suited to serve Tennessee growers.”
Denton said, “Working as an AgVenture Yield Specialist, I look forward to combining my skills and experience in crop production and research. The Dulaney family brings decades of knowledge, and an outstanding team of professionals and services to every customer and every acre. Our AgVenture seed product lineup is a solid, deep portfolio fully suited to our unique Mid-South growing environments. Our hybrids and varieties have been developed for our soils and production environments, tested and proven right here. The broad seed selection options provide Tennessee customers with the ability to have the right options, make solid selections, and spread their risks appropriately.”
He added, “Our seed quality meets and exceeds every industry standard, and our seed treatments are second to none, allowing customers to start with a distinct advantage. I look forward to developing relationships that contribute to my customers’ profitability.”
Denton resides in Bolivar, Tenn.
AgVenture, Inc. is the nation’s largest network of independently owned regional seed companies. AgVenture provides this growing network of Regional Seed Companies 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.