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Agriculture Company Expands into U.S.A.
The preferred precision agriculture company announced expansion into the United States
Weyburn, Saskatchewan (November 20, 2012) – Richard Lamontagne, Vice President, International Operations, recently announced that Echelon Ag has hired Erick Grafstrom for the position of Precision Agriculture Account Manager in North Dakota.
“We are very excited to announce Echelon USA Inc.’s first employee, Erick Grafstrom from Fargo, ND,” said Richard Lamontagne, Vice President, International Operations Echelon Ag. “He started just in time to launch our services for fall application and show U.S. growers what we can do for their farms!”
As a Precision Agriculture Account Manager, Grafstrom will work directly with the sales, installation, service and support of Echelon’s VR Fertility technologies. He will also work with Echelon partners and suppliers to achieve goals and strategic objectives.
“Erick comes to Echelon with over 20 years of agronomic experience, most recently as an independent seed sales rep for Stine Seeds, which has created extensive contacts with many of the local retails,” concluded Lamontagne. “We think Erick’s strong communication skills and enthusiasm for agriculture will make him a very successful Account Manager at Echelon Ag.”
About Echelon AG Inc.
Echelon AG Inc. is redefining how you farm by utilizing today’s science and technology to maximize your bushels per acre on your land. Our agronomic specialists will analyze your fields with high resolution satellite imagery to determine your crops yield potential and develop a customized fertilizer plan. Using our Precision VRT platform, Echelon Connect telemetry and Level One farm data management systems, we enable you to accurately apply your own variable rate fertilizer and make better management decisions for your farm.
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