KENTLAND, INDIANA (October 1, 2014) — AVN Seed Partners (AVN) has continued to expand their reach into southwest Kansas and the Oklahoma Panhandle. AVN has welcomed Nick Vos of Hugoton, Kansas as a Regional Distribution Partner. Vos will provide AgVenture® brand seed products and access to year-round support to the area’s farmer customers.
AVN Seed Partners Owner, Dennis Kenyon said, “We are very pleased to welcome Nick to our team. AVN has worked closely together with Nick through the past several years. He is a very competent producer. His agricultural knowledge and understanding of producing high yielding, highly profitable crops will serve his customers well.” He added, “As we extend AVN’s reach into southwest Kansas and into the Panhandle, Nick will become a ready resource for our customers in the area.”
Vos has been farming his entire life. He emigrated from South Africa in 2006 to settle in Kansas where he became a US citizen. He has been engaged in farming operations in Kansas and Oklahoma since moving to this area. He now maintains a small farm and his Regional Distributorship for AVN. He holds a diploma and technical certification in electrical engineering.
“I have the unique privilege of having worked with members of both AVN and the AgVenture, Inc. leadership teams as a customer and now, as a Regional Distribution Partner,” said Vos. “I have a great deal of respect for this group. I appreciate the high quality of their products, and their strong work ethic. Having been a customer, I know that they stand behind their products. AVN provides unique and practical tools and techniques that allow you to advance yields and improve profitability. I look forward to helping others across the area realize the benefits of the AgVenture seed products and the valuable assets AVN’s team members provide their operations.”
During the past few years, AVN has become one of the country’s fastest growing and most successful independent regional seed companies. AVN now extends across a vast portion of the Central U.S. Great Plains. Kenyon says, “We will continue to grow as our customers experience improved profitability with our seed products. The unique combination of our seed products with our dedicated team members has allowed us to make a significant and positive difference on farms throughout the region.”
Vos, along with his wife, Johanna and two daughters live in Hugoton, Kansas.
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.