Gray’s Seed welcomes AgVenture Yield Specialist Raymond Modglin

KENTLAND, IN (September 25, 2015) – Gray’s Seed of Fairland, Indiana has welcomed Raymond Modglin of Reelsville as an independent AgVenture Yield Specialist. Modglin will provide customers across central and south central Indiana with access to AgVenture® brand seed products as well as with year-round professional seed support.

Gray’s Seed General Manager Warren McDonald said, “We are very pleased to have Raymond join our team. His practical experience combined with his knowledge of the soils and growing environments across this area will be a great asset to our customers as they select and place their seed products for maximum profitability. Raymond brings integrity to every interaction he has with customers. He is a dedicated professional who has already become a trusted resource as he delivers our AgVenture products and year-round services to every farm.”

Modglin, a native of North Salem, Indiana has been farming since 1987. He currently farms in Hendricks, Putnam, Parke, Clay, Owen and Vigo counties where he raises corn, soybeans and hay crops, and cattle and hogs. “I am very pleased to be part of Gray’s Seed. Our seed product lineup is uniquely selected and locally adapted to our farms and production systems. On my own farm, I’ve seen how the seed and the support work together to advance profitability. I look forward to delivering those results to more farms across the area.”

The company’s Maximum Profit System™ (MPS) is a unique approach to dramatically increasing yield, lowering cost per bushel and advancing profitability on every acre. McDonald said, “MPS offers customers the tools and techniques that help them achieve higher yield goals. Throughout the year, we work with customers in their fields to monitor, measure, and assess crop health and progress toward those goals.” He added, “Combined with our AgVenture Security™ Seed Treatment Packages, we have the hybrids, the protection, and the support available to help our customers achieve new yield goals. With Raymond on board, we can help more customers maximize profitability on every acre.”

Raymond and his wife, Angela, have three daughters. Chelsea is currently attending University of Evansville. Amanda is currently attending University of Kentucky. Jessica, a senior at South Putnam High School has been accepted to Western Kentucky University. Raymond and Angela are very proud of their family and their heritage, and that their children are to coming back to manage and operate the farm. They are active in the community and in their local church.

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.