KENTLAND, IN / WASHINGTON, IA (October 28, 2013) – Washington, Iowa native Caleb Miller has joined AgVenture GenetiPro, a Washington-based, locally owned and operated regional seed company. Miller will provide area farmers with year-round support, helping them maximize profitability in their corn, soybean and alfalfa crops.
Miller is familiar to many in the area. Most recently, he managed the Mount Pleasant branch of Community First Credit Union. Prior to that, Miller served as a loan officer at the bank’s Washington branch. Born and raised on the family farm near Washington, he earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Wartburg College in Business Administration with concentrations in Management and Marketing and a minor in Leadership. While in college, he kept his farming skills sharp by working for a farmer and helping manage staff and operations.
AgVenture GenetiPro General Manager, Tyler Rees said, “We are very pleased to welcome Caleb to our team. His banking and management experience has provided him with valuable financial insights on what it takes to run a profitable business. Already, he has actively been calling on customers across the region, finding them in the field or combine, learning the challenges in their operations and sharing our unique approach to helping maximize profitability on every acre. We’re confident he’ll be a real asset to our customers.”
Miller said, “Our outstanding seed product lineup is uniquely developed for this area’s environmental conditions, soil types and farming practices. Our ability to provide year-round support helps customers advance their goals. I look forward to putting our Maximum Profit System™ (MPS) to work for my customers.” MPS is an intensive, systems-based approach to dramatically increasing yield, lowering cost per bushel and helping growers maximize yield on every acre. “Our GenetiPro team of professional agronomists is dedicated to helping manage the crop for maximum performance.”
He concluded, “I look forward to developing relationships based on trust. Trust is earned by consistently delivering what you say you will. I plan to provide our customers with solid, enduring relationships by maximizing their profitability for years to come.”
Miller and his wife, Emily, reside near Washington.
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 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.