Dulaney Seed, Inc. has hired AgVenture Yield Specialist, Bobby Bowlin to serve producers in eastern Arkansas. Bowlin joins Dulaney’s elite team of agronomy professionals providing the highest quality seed products and professional support services to Mid-South growers.
Bowlin is a graduate of Mississippi State University (MSU) in Starkville Miss, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation. While in Starkville, he held a golf scholarship, and was a member of the nationally recognized Mississippi State University Fishing Team. He joined the Mississippi Army National Guard to help pay for school, completed MSU Army ROTC, and while in the program earned the honor of top-ranked Cadet. He earned his jump wings after completing the U.S. Army Airborne School at Fort Benning, Ga. Born in Jackson Miss. and raised in Rankin County, Bowlin grew up working in his family’s business, Bowlin Foundation Repair, based at Canton, Mississippi.
Dulaney Seed General Manager, Charlie Robinette said, “Bobby is a very sharp young professional with a dedicated work ethic, and a passion for serving his customers at the highest level. Our company continues to grow. The addition of Bobby to the team will fortify our reach in serving customers in eastern Arkansas.”
Bowlin said, “I am very excited to launch my career with Dulaney Seed, working directly with growers, and helping them increase their yields and profitability. Working together with my customers, I’ll help them develop a solid three- to five-year plan to help them increase yields 30-50 percent.”
He explained, “We have an integrated approach to high-yield strategies, helping our customers make incremental adjustments throughout their operation, allowing them to maximize profitability. We focus on placing the best hybrids and varieties in the right soils. We work step-by-step with customers; from fine-tuning planters, to managing in-season pests and crop nutrition, to optimizing harvest. Together, we can help put more money in their pockets and advance their goals across their operations.”
Robinette added, “Throughout the Mid-South, we provide growers with the highest quality seed, year-round professional support, and with access to innovative, practical production methods that dramatically increase yields and profitability on every acre. We remain committed to helping each customer advance their goals this crop season, and for future.”
Bowlin currently resides in Clarksdale, Miss. while he completes training. He will relocate to eastern Arkansas to be accessible to the area he serves.
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.