JOHNSTON, IOWA (June 17, 2016) - AgVenture Pinnacle-Ames has welcomed Mitchell Carroll as an Ag Yield Advisor. Carroll, from Corwith, Iowa, will work with area farmers providing them with access to AgVenture® brand seed products and year round professional seed support.
AgVenture Pinnacle-Ames Manager Jim Groepper said, "We are pleased to welcome Mitchell as an Ag Yield Advisor. His experience growing up farming has fueled his passion for learning. Throughout college, he gained experience working in ag retail, focused on agronomy services. He will be a great addition to our growing team."
Groepper said Carroll is currently participating in AgVenture's company-wide Trainee and Intern Development program. "Participation in the program helps assure he meets the learning milestones necessary to help our customers advance their goals. Mitchell is learning from some of the best in the industry what it takes to maximize profitability. We look forward to his contributions to our customers and our team."
Carroll said, "The more I learn about this company and about our products, the more excited I am to take the approach to the field and put it to work. Our commitment to helping customers maximize profitability is thorough and solid. It provides them the seed, the tools, the science, and the support needed to raise APH. It's not about selling seed. It’s a committed approach to building productivity and profitability for our customers. Year after year, that means every grower becomes a better grower. I look forward to working with my customers."
Carroll is a recent graduate from Iowa State University where he majored in Agriculture Studies and minored in Agronomy.
AgVenture, Inc. is the nation's largest network of independently owned regional seed companies. 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 they serve. Combined with professional seed representation at a local level, AgVenture strives to help every grower realize more profit from every field.