While soybean yields have steadily increased, there are a number of planting and in-season strategies can further increase soybean yields. After successful completion of this course, you’ll be able to share with your customers:
Bruce Carlson is a technical specialist with CHS Agronomy. Prior to joining the company two years ago, he worked for DuPont/Pioneer® for 27 years working in varies roles, including account manager, technical representative and field agronomist. Bruce graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Soil Science and Agronomy.
Matt Pauli is originally from southern Wisconsin where he grew up on a dairy farm. He received a B.S. in Crop and Soil Science for the University of Wisconsin Platteville. Later he attended NDSU for Weed Science. After college, Matt worked for Monsanto, working with Roundup Ready® crops and then Asgrow® and Dekalb® brands. In 2004, Matt became the seed manager for Triangle Agronomy in Lake Park, MN. He was then a regional agronomist for Pioneer®. In 2014, Matt became a technical specialist for West Central, and is now a technical manager for CHS Agronomy.
Dave Taylor is currently a Technical Specialist for CHS Agronomy, prior to joining CHS he spent 35 years working in retail covering eastern Indiana and western Ohio in several capacities. He started out as a crops salesperson/custom applicator. After earning his master’s degree he transitioned into an area agronomist role with two large cooperatives, followed by four years as the precision ag department manager for a large cooperative.
Steve Snyder is an Enlist® field specialist who supports the upper Midwest. Steve is an in-field expert for the Enlist weed control system. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural business from Iowa State University, Steve earned his MBA from St. Thomas College in St. Paul, Minnesota. With more than 30 years in agriculture, Steve brings a wealth of real-farm experience to farmers.
Jon Leman is the Commercial Vice President for Italpollina USA, Inc. and has spent 25 years identifying new product opportunities for the sector. Jon believes that in addition to a solid vision, success takes great relationships, providing the right product for the need, and having a passion for the purpose. Helping today’s farmers overcome the complex challenges of food production with innovative solutions that are more natural is inspiring to him.