KENTLAND, INDIANA (May 6, 2015) — True to their name, one of central Iowa’s newest independently owned and operated regional seed companies, AgVenture GroMor is growing again. The company’s General Manager, Jim Groepper, based in Ames, says, “Growing is a great feeling in our business. Helping our customers grow yields and profitability is what’s driving our additional growth.”
KENTLAND, INDIANA (May 4, 2015) Lance Shifflet has joined AgVenture of Nebraska (AVN) Seed Partners. Shifflet, originally from Cambridge, Nebraska is moving back to his hometown where he will work one-on-one with farmers across southwest Nebraska, providing them with access to AgVenture® brand seed products and year-round professional seed support.
From Seeds for Success, Agronomy Update - April 2015
Planting soybeans for maximum yield means planting earlier versus later. University of Illinois research includes 2014 planting date trial data from central and northern Illinois. It shows declining yields with later planting, and losses of more than a half bushel per day of delay.
KENTLAND, INDIANA (April 1, 2015) — Intense, focused, and highly-pertinent were words used by some of the 80 farmers participating in McKillip Seeds AgVenture University program last week at Wabash, Indiana as they described the value of information presented in the event. “Our customers are sharp, dedicated ag professionals who are committed to raising profitable crops,” said Sales and Marketing Manager Mitch Snyder. “It’s our goal to provide them with cutting-edge information and resources to allow them to maximize yields and profit.”
KENTLAND, IN (March 31, 2015) – AgVenture D&M, based at Kentland, Indiana has further fortified its team of dedicated seed professionals. Colt Halloran of Savoy, Illinois has joined the company and will be working one-on-one with farmers throughout east central Illinois as an AgVenture Yield Specialist.
KENTLAND, IN (March 19, 2015) – Seed treatments historically have helped protect producers’ seed at planting, and through emergence and early seedling establishment. They provide protection from early feeding by insects and plant injury from diseases.
KENTLAND, IN (March 9, 2015) – Just last summer, Northwest Iowa Ag, LLC. of Moville, Iowa joined AgVenture in becoming one of the newest independently owned and operated Regional Seed Companies in the country. This month, the young company has announced the addition of seasoned agronomy and seed professional, Doug Stout of Primghar as a Regional Sales Manager and Yield Specialist.
KENTLAND, IN (March 6, 2014) – AgVenture D&M welcomed more than eighty customers from three states to their annual Winter Conference held this year at the Marriott at Keystone at the Crossing in Indianapolis. The independently owned and operated regional seed company hosted the annual event with their guests attending from Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.
KENTLAND, IN (February 23, 2015) – Cutting-edge information, the science of seed, and the practicality of profitable crop production were the key topics covered in an intensive one-day workshop held this week at the Indiana Crop Improvement Association facilities near Stockwell, Indiana. This Winter Profit Plot program was the first in a series of the company’s high-impact educational conferences to be held prior to planting the 2015 crop.
KENTLAND, INDIANA/ROSCOE, SOUTH DAKOTA (November 11, 2014) — AgVenture Scherr’s Seed has continued to grow, expanding their reach eastward. The independently owned and operated regional seed company has welcomed Sioux Falls’ Virgil Scherr to their team as a Seed Sales Specialist.