NutriCrop Rx Launch

June 4, 2018

Crop specialists across the FS System now have access to a new tool that launched in May. Ty Tucker and Haley Brokate join Sam Spence and Barry Soliday for a discussion around the training event and pilot for NutriCrop Rx.


Recalling the flood of 1993

May 31, 2018

Blake Roderick, executive director of Pike and Scott County Farm Bureaus in Illinois, was on the front lines during the flood of 1993. Roderick talks with Amy Bradford about the efforts of many who worked to save thousands of acres of farmland from the historic flood.


GROWMARK kicks off summer internship program

May 29, 2018

Forty-one college students are taking part in this year's GROWMARK internship program. Two participants, Ty Tucker and Mike Miner join the podcast, along with Kayla Portwood, GROWMARK university relations manager.

You can read more about the program here:



Meet the People of GMK Agronomy – Mapleton Tour

May 23, 2018

Sam Spence from the agronomy team is back with a special episode capturing her adventure to the GROWMARK Mapleton Terminal. She visits with Brian Hundman, Director of Facility Operations from the Crop Nutrients team, and members of the Mapleton Operations team – Gary Verardo and Sheila Jaegle.


Enduring Farms

May 10, 2018

GROWMARK Director of Agronomy Marketing Ryan White joins the podcast to discuss the Enduring Farm awards, sustainability, MiField, spring agronomy topics, and more!

Read more about the Enduring Farm winners:


SOURCE Magazine - spring 2018

April 11, 2018

Listen to the spring 2018 edition of SOURCE magazine. Stories include: Don Mercer celebrates 70 years of System service, Mike Builta leads GROWMARK Energy and Logistics, director development, and more!


Meet the People of GROWMARK Agronomy: Kyle McCalla

April 5, 2018

In this episode, Sam Spence, admin coordinator with Agronomy, introduces podcast listeners to Kyle McCalla, Crop Protection Territory Manager.


4R4U at McCormick Farms

April 2, 2018

Podcast listeners join Sam Spence at McCormick Farms in Southern Illinois to learn about a 4R4U Field Day.


Gearing Up for Spring – Seed

March 30, 2018

Join Sam Spence, Eric West, and Randy Pearson to learn more about the ways that the GROWMARK Seed Division is ‘Gearing Up for Spring.’


Ontario specialists attend 2018 GFO March Classic

March 22, 2018

FS Ontario agronomy, energy and grain marketing experts attended this year’s Grain Farmers of Ontario March Classic tradeshow in London, Ontario, attended by more than 700 industry leaders/experts throughout southwestern Ontario. This podcast features interviews from energy experts Blake Sicard and Bruce Thomson with UPI Energy FS; precision ag manager Nicole Weber of FS PARTNERS; and Petra Hathaway, Devin Homick and Brandon Caughell of Great Lakes Grain as they give their perspectives. Janice Johnson, GROWMARK Ontario marketing & communication specialist, hosts this episode.