Corporate Member Directory

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DuPont Pioneer

David Bubeck
DuPont Pioneer
PO Box 1004
Johnston, IA 50131-9412 USA
Tel: 515-535-3480
Fax: 515-253-2184

DuPont Pioneer, is the world's leading developer and supplier of advanced plant genetics, providing high-quality seeds, agronomic support and services to farmers while striving to develop sustainable agricultural systems for people. We believe superior research is essential to succeed in today’s environment and success depends on strong core values and people who are focused on making a difference.


John Konrad
21624 Timber Ave
Glidden, IA 51443 USA
Tel: 816-844-5953

FarmLink operates the largest combine leasing fleet in the United States, under the MachineryLink brand, bringing farmers the opportunity to use the most modern technology to harvest crops at a lower cost than owning the machinery. Through its TrueHarvest yield benchmarking service, FarmLink brings to farmers the science of benchmarking, which both identifies the potential productivity of land as well as the ability to measure the success of any farming practice, including the promising new prescriptive farming services offered by many leading agricultural companies. Farmers and their advisors can access TrueHarvest yield benchmark services anywhere, anytime, allowing them to see precise, detailed and actionable comparisons, and use that knowledge to make the best planting, spraying and overall productivity plan for their land.

Monsanto Company

Emilio Oyarzabal
800 N Lindbergh Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63167-0001 USA
Tel: 314-694-4885
Fax: 314-694-4929

Monsanto is a leading global provider of technology-based solutions and agricultural products that improve farm productivity and food quality. We work alongside farmers to make agriculture more sustainable. To produce more food, to conserve more resources and to improve lives. We do this by selling seeds, traits developed through biotechnology, and crop protection chemicals. Learn more about our business and our commitments at

Mosaic Company

Kyle Freeman
3033 Campus Dr Ste E490
Atria Corporate Center
Plymouth, MN 55441-2655 USA
Tel: 763-577-8204

Our mission is to help the world grow the food it needs. As the world's largest supplier of phosphate and potash, we consider this mission to be a noble one that carries vast responsibility. Our values of integrity, excellence, sustainability and connectivity define how we conduct our business, how we interact with each other and how we treat our communities and our planet.

Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation

Evan Whitley
2510 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401 USA
Tel: 580-224-6532
Fax: 580-224-6240

The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation is an independent, nonprofit institute headquartered in Ardmore, Okla. Founded in 1945, the Noble Foundation conducts direct operations, including assisting farmers and ranchers, and conducting plant science research and agricultural programs, to enhance agricultural productivity regionally, nationally and internationally.


Jamie Eichorn
2369 330th Street
Slater, IA 50244 USA
Tel: 336-632-6000

Syngenta is one of the world's leading companies with more than 26,000 employees in over 90 countries dedicated to our purpose: Bringing plant potential to life. Through world-class science, global reach and commitment to our customers we help to increase crop productivity, protect the environment and improve health and quality of life.

Winfield Solutions

Randall Brown
9140 2nd Ave
Kearney, NE 68847-8469 USA
Tel: 308-224-4172

Building on a 90-year connection to agriculture, Winfield Solutions, LLC delivers the winning combination of top-performing products linked with unparalleled industry expertise. We help growers, dealers and other industry partners stay ahead of the ever-changing agricultural environment and achieve the highest level of bottom-line success. Learn how advanced technical skills combined with quality products can deliver top results for you. Please visit our website for more information.


Actagro LLC

Thomas Gerecke
Actagro LLC
PO Box 309
4516 N. Howard Ave.
Biola, CA 93606 USA
Tel: 559-369-2222

Actagro®, LLC is a global leader in plant nutrient technology. Our organic acid-based products are highly effective when used with plant nutrients. These organic acid products are a unique class of plant nutrition products, based on proprietary technologies. Complexed with primary, secondary, and micro-nutrients to formulate specific blends, Actagro® products are designed to complement conventional plant nutrition, and meet the needs of progressive and profitable growers and dealers throughout the United States and other countries.

Campbell Scientific, Inc.

Jason Ritter
815 W 1800 N
Logan, UT 84321-1784 USA
Tel: 435-227-9748
Fax: 435-227-9091

At Campbell Scientific, we manufacture dataloggers, data acquisition systems, and measurement and control products used worldwide in research and industry. Our instrumentation is known for its flexibility, precision measurements, and dependability—even in harsh, remote environments. Since our inception in 1974, we have manufactured approximately 150,000 systems. We continually strive to develop innovative products that meet the needs of our customers.

CHS, Inc.

Maria Abbott
5500 Cenex Drive
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077 USA
Tel: 651-355-5146
Fax: 651-355-5147

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States. Diversified in energy, grains and foods, CHS is committed to helping its customers, farmer-owners and other stakeholders grow their businesses through its domestic and global operations. CHS, a Fortune 100 company, supplies energy, crop nutrients, grain marketing services, livestock feed, food and food ingredients, along with business solutions including insurance, financial and risk management services. The company operates petroleum refineries/pipelines and manufactures, markets and distributes Cenex® brand refined fuels, lubricants, propane and renewable energy products.

Decagon Devices, Inc.

Leonardo Rivera
2365 NE Hopkins Court
Pullman, WA 99163-5601 USA
Tel: 509-332-2756
Fax: 509-332-5158

Decagon designs, manufactures, and markets scientific instruments. The applied research division focuses on measuring water, light, and heat in the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum.

Dow AgroSciences

Steven Thompson
9330 Zionsville Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46268 USA
Tel: 317-337-3978
Fax: 317-337-5989

Dow AgroSciences' products and services are designed to solve pressing crop production problems for our customers, boosting ag productivity to maximum sustainable levels to keep pace with the growing needs of our world’s rapidly expanding population. Our research focus is on game changing technologies to provide better crops, better plant nutrition and better control of destructive crop and noncrop weed and insect pests. The goal of our research efforts is faster, better, more efficient, more productive and more viable agriculture long-term, because our world’s future depends upon crop production technology.


Daniel Maggart
1701 Towanda Ave
PO Box 2500
Bloomington, IL 61701-2057 USA
Tel: 309-557-6250
Fax: 309-557-6860

GROWMARK is a regional cooperative providing agriculture-related products and services, as well as grain marketing in the Midwest and Ontario, Canada. Crop inputs and energy-related services are also marketed to farmers in the northeastern United States and by GROWMARK subsidiaries. GROWMARK owns the FS trademark, which is used by affiliated member cooperatives. The FS brand represents knowledgeable, experienced professionals acting with integrity and dedication to serve more than 100,000 customers.

Gylling Data Management

Steven Gylling
405 Martin Blvd
Brookings, SD 57006-4605 USA
Tel: 605-692-4021
Fax: 605-693-4180

Research management software since 1982: - ARM: establish, manage, analyze, and report information for crop experiments including field and greenhouse protocols and trials. - ARM ST: summarize and report a trial series across locations and/or years. - AGM: manage, select and publish crop pedigree and improvement research and genealogies, especially designed for multi-year and multi-location projects. - Psion Workabout Pro with Enhanced Rating Shell: enter trial assessments and description into Excel worksheet, then pull data into ARM on a PC.

IPI-International Potash Institute

Hillel Magen
Idustriestrasse 31

IPI is a non-governmental and non-profit organisation with its headquarters in Horgen, Switzerland. Founded in 1952 by German and French potash producers, it is now supported by producers in Europe and the Near East. IPI's mission is to develop and promote balanced fertilization for the production of higher yields and more nutritious food, together with ensuring sustainability of production through conservation of soil fertility for future generations.

J.R. Simplot Company

Terry Tindall
J.R. Simplot Company
999 Main Street
PO Box 70013
Boise, ID 83702 USA
Tel: 208-238-2700
Fax: 208-238-2790

The J.R. Simplot Company is one of the largest privately held food and agribusiness companies in the world. Our business units explore new ideas in sustainable plant nutrition, food processing, animal feeds, innovative new grass seeds, community services, and much more.

Koch Agronomic Services, LLC

Gregory Schwab
411 East 37th Street North
Wichita, KS 67220 USA
Tel: 316-828-7084

Koch Agronomic Services, a subsidiary of Koch Fertilizer, LLC, markets the Nitamin® and Nitamin Nfusion® lines of foliar and soil applied nitrogen. The company is part of a global network with the capability to manufacture, market and distribute more than 10 million tons of fertilizer products annually.

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan

Robert Mullen
944 Country Club Dr.
Wooster, OH 44691 USA
Tel: 303-601-0396
Fax: 330-601-0386

PotashCorp is the world’s largest fertilizer company by capacity, producing the three primary crop nutrients – potash (K), phosphate (P) and nitrogen (N). As the world’s leading potash producer, we are responsible for about 20 percent of global capacity. With operations and business interests in seven countries, PotashCorp is an international enterprise and a key player in meeting the growing challenge of feeding the world.

Servi-Tech Laboratories

Randy Royle
Servi-Tech Laboratories
1816 E Wyatt Earp Blvd
PO Box 1397
Dodge City, KS 67801 USA
Tel: 620-227-7123
Fax: 620-227-2047

Results You Can Trust - The professionals at Servi-Tech understand that analytical results received from the laboratory are used to make decisions that affect their customer’s bottom line. Each individual sample is considered as an important part of a producer’s total management process. Servi-Tech appreciates their customers’ business.

Yara North America, Inc.

George Easterwood
Yara North America, Inc.
100 N Tampa St, Ste 3200
Tampa, FL 33602 USA
Tel: 813-222-5717

As a global chemical company our vision is to be an Industry Shaper, aiming to set industry standards and being a positive force, developing the industry through performance and growth. Our mission is to strive for better yield, delivering good returns for farmers, industrial customers, our owners and society at large. We are committed to fostering an inspiring and innovative performance culture, based on our vision and mission, the Code of Conduct and the Ethics Program, and our four core values: ambition, teamwork, trust, accountability.


Ag Alumni Seed Improvement Association, Inc.

Jay Hulbert
PO Box 158
Romney, IN 47981 USA
Tel: 765-538-3145
Fax: 765-538-3600

The Agricultural Alumni Seed Improvement Association is a non-profit corporation founded in 1938. We are dedicated to providing top quality seed stock to seedsmen throughout the world.

AgMetrics Research and Consulting

John Mattingly
2791 Country Rd
High Ridge, MO 63049 USA
Tel: 636-677-3984

AgMetrics is owned and managed by John Mattingly, the Company Principal. John has broad experience spanning a 25 year career. He has held various marketing and management positions within both Agricultural Input Companies and major Research Supply Companies. The specific Agricultural Input Companies include Elanco Products Company, Ciba Crop Protection, and Monsanto Company. The specific Research Suppliers include Maritz Research, Marketing Horizons Inc., Harvest Research and Doane Marketing Research.

Agriculex Inc

Godfrey Chu
1-59 Suburban Ave
Guelph, ON N1E 6B4 CANADA
Tel: 519-837-0871
Fax: 519-837-4291

Agriculex Inc. is located in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. We build equipment that is specifically designed for use in agricultural research. Agriculex began operating as a partnership in 1986, when our first machine, SPT-1 threshing machine, was released. The company was incorporated in 1988. All of our equipments are designed for research purposes. We pay extreme attention to develop various equipment to meet the needs of researchers. Our equipment count seed quick and accurate, clean seed quickly and completely to avoid contamination between seed lots. We concentrate on producing smaller types of machines.

Bartz Technology Corporation

Thom Richards
4187 Carpinteria Ave., Ste 7
Carpinteria, CA 93013-3300 USA
Tel: 805-684-5102
Fax: 805 684-5220

Bartz Technology Corporation has built camera systems to observe roots since 1984. In addition to our line of root-observation cameras, we design and build custom vision solutions for entomology, wildlife research, and industry. We will be happy to discuss possible technical solutions for your problem. We have over thirty years of experience in electronic system development and specialized camera systems. We bring this experience to bear in designing solutions for each of our special customers around the world. We are proud to serve the scientific research and industrial communities by providing high-quality video systems for special and difficult situations.

Beet Sugar Development Foundation

Thomas Schwartz
800 Grant St. Ste. 300
Denver, CO 80203-2944 USA
Tel: 303-832-4460
Fax: 303-832-4468

The membership of the Beet Sugar Development Foundation (BSDF) consists of Beet Sugar Processing Companies and Sugarbeet Seed Related Companies. The BSDF is active in research and development, education and technical programs of common interest to its members. The BSDF has a close working relationship with the United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Service and with many of the Land Grant Universities in sugarbeet producing states. The BSDF is dedicated to the advancement of sugarbeet production and beet sugar processing through science based research and leading educational programs.

BioChambers Incorporated

Ed Wiebe
477 Jarvis Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R2W 3A8 CANADA
Tel: 204-589-8900
Fax: 204-582-1024

BioChambers has been providing tailor-made, premium growth chambers and rooms to bio scientists around the world for over 30 years. At BioChambers, we're engineered to lead.

Charah, Inc.

Scott Vanderventer
Charah, Inc.
12601 Plantside Dr
Louisville, KY 40299 USA
Tel: 502-245-1353
Fax: 502-245-7398

Charah is an outstanding corporate partner that strives to exceed customer expectations. This commitment to excellence has allowed us to build successful relationships throughout the industry. We handle over eleven million tons per year of CCPs that include Pozatec, flue gas desulfurization (FGD) scrubber sludge, conditioned fly ash, bottom ash, coal gasification slag and spec and non spec gypsum. With over twenty years of experience, Charah provides CCP management and power plant support services at approximately 30 locations in over 10 states.


Kathy Burton
590 Berry St
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0R9 CANADA
Tel: 204-786-6451 x221
Fax: 204-786-7736

Established in 1964, Conviron is a world leader in the design, manufacture and installation of controlled environment systems. We offer a broad spectrum of products and services uniquely tailored to each client project. Our product offering ranges from standard products, to highly configured products, to custom solutions.

Deere & Company

Thomas Doerge
1 John Deere Pl
Moline Technology Innovation Center
Moline, IL 61265-8010 USA
Tel: 309-765-3837
Fax: 309-765-3807

John Deere (Deere & Company — NYSE: DE) is a world leader in providing advanced products and services and is committed to the success of customers whose work is linked to the land - those who cultivate, harvest, transform, enrich and build upon the land to meet the world’s dramatically increasing need for food, fuel, shelter and infrastructure. Since 1837, John Deere has delivered innovative products of superior quality built on a tradition of integrity.

Delta-T Devices Ltd.

Lea Dodds
130 Low Rd.

Established in 1971, Cambridge based Delta-T Devices specialises in instruments for environmental science, in particular: agronomy, plant physiology, eco-physiology, data logging, meteorology, soil moisture, solar energy studies and environmental monitoring. Delta-T Devices is a co-operative company, owned and managed by the members who work within it. Co-operative working creates an environment in which we all participate in the challenges of the business and benefit from its success. We share a high level of commitment to the company and to our customers.

Dynamax, Inc.

Michael Van Bavel
10808 Fallstone Rd Ste 350
Houston, TX 77099-3475 USA
Tel: 281-564-5100
Fax: 281-564-5200

Dynamax, Inc. manufactures and distributes a wide range of products for plant science research, including sap flow systems for measuring “Real-Time” plant water use. If your interest is in transpiration, plant water relations, soil moisture, soil respiration, weather, phytoremediation, plant stress, global climate change, root development or irrigation, Dynamax, Inc. can supply all your equipment needs.

Illinois Crop Improvement Association

Doug Miller
3105 Research Rd
Champaign, IL 61822 USA
Tel: 217-359-4053
Fax: 217-359-4075

Nearly ninety years ago, the Ag Experiment Station and University of Illinois faculty and administrators were instrumental in establishing Illinois Crop as a freestanding, non-profit corporation to provide seed certification and crop improvement services in support of the state’s agricultural economy. The vehicle chosen to positively affect the state's agricultural viability has been quality seed and, consequently, the grain derived from quality seed. Illinois plays a pivotal role in the global seed and grain industries from seed development through grain processing. Illinois Crop has grown into a leading source of authentication, testing and winter farm services known and respected worldwide.

International Plant Nutrition Institute Headquarters

Terry Roberts
3500 Parkway Lane
Suite 550
Norcross, GA 30092-2806 USA
Tel: 770-447-0335
Fax: 770-448-0439

The International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) is a not-for-profit, science-based organization dedicated to the responsible management of plant nutrition. With agronomic programs in Africa, Australia/New Zealand, Brazil, China, Eastern Europe/Central Asia and Middle East, Latin America-Southern Cone, Northern Latin America, North America (Canada and U.S.A.), South Asia, and Southeast Asia, its initiatives address the world’s growing need for food, fuel, fiber, and feed.

Juniper Systems, Inc.

Allen Wilson
1132 W. 1700 N.
Logan, UT 84321 USA
Tel: 435-753-1881
Fax: 435-753-1896

Founded in 1993, Juniper Systems, Inc. is now a world-leader in ultra-rugged handheld computers and intuitive field computing solutions, while our HarvestMaster brand products provide solutions for agriculture applications.

sensus synergy SAS

Rolando Castaño Puerto
Calle 149 n. 50-17
Bogotá, D.C. 111156 COLOMBIA
Tel: 320-464-2606

sensus synergy SAS, is a firm of corporate entrepreneurship whose mission is to develop research and consulting within the themes: ecological modelling, renewable energy, water sanitation and hygiene (WASH), environmental architecture and engineering, food security, and cognitive science. Integrated approach for small-mid size projects in different regions worldwide. We have started in Colombia (South America) but the corporate project will be in the near future from other countries. Some subfields which we focus on are: hydropedology, paleoecology, biogeochemistry, and other biotic-abiotic interaction models. Also, urban agriculture, vertical farming, agro-industry and food engineering. A synergy of ideas to be executed in a stakeholder framework.

Sesaco Corporation

Eric Votava
6201 E. Oltorf St
STE 100
Austin, TX 78714 USA

Since 1978, Sesaco Corporation has been working to help coordinate the development of the sesame industry. We believe that sesame adds value to a farmer's rotation, helping to extend the use of vital resources, particularly water. With approximately 50% oil, 25% protein, and several forms of antioxidants, sesame contributes positively to human health & nutrition when consumed as an ingredient.

Soilmoisture Equipment Corp.

Megan Cullen
801 S. Kellogg Ave.
Goleta, CA 93117 USA
Tel: 805-964-3525 x248
Fax: 805-683-2189

Every day, universities, colleges, government agencies, commercial agriculture and industry around the world rely on Soilmoisture agronomic equipment. Over the years we have built a worldwide network of dealers to serve your local needs. From our location in Santa Barbara, California's beautiful central coast, we have reputation of service and quality instrumentation that spans over a half a century of innovation. We continue to add new and innovative equipment and systems that make a difference in more efficent research or in solving the complex problems of todays technical world. If you have a new idea or just looking for a solution that involves water, moisture or dielectrics give us a call. Let us add your idea or solution to the growing list of accomplishments that now span over 50 years

Spectrum Technologies, Inc.

K. Michael Thurow
3600 Thayer Ct Ste 200
Aurora, IL 60504-6709 USA
Tel: 815-436-4440
Fax: 815-436-4460

Spectrum Technologies manufactures and distributes affordable, leading-edge measurement information technology to the agricultural market throughout the world. Founded in 1987 by Mike Thurow, Spectrum Technologies is headquartered in Plainfield, IL.