National Ag Day is March 21 and helps bring awareness to agriculture and its importance to society. GROWMARK Corporate Relations Manager Amy Bradford joins the podcast to discuss its important and involvement throughout the GROWMARK System.
GROWMARK was recently ranked as the fifth largest propane marketer in the United States by LP Gas Magazine. GROWMARK Propane Marketing and Technical Services Manager Zach Baugher joins the podcast to discuss propane, markets, and factors that influence usage.
Fifteen students pursuing higher education in agriculture will be able to reach their goals a bit easier this fall. The GROWMARK Foundation announced a new, $1,500 scholarship program for students in the United States and Ontario, Canada, pursing two- or four-year degrees or trade school certification in an agriculture-related field. High school seniors or students at any level of higher education may complete the application, which can be found at www.growmark.com/scholarship. Applications are due by midnight on April 15, 2017 and recipients will be notified by July 1, 2017. Youth and Cooperative Education Specialist Karen Jones joined the podcast to dicuss the new program.
As we turn the calendar to 2017, many people are setting personal and professional goals. This week GROWMARK Employee Development Trainer Andy Goodwin discusses why goals are important and how to put a plan in place to best achieve them.
GROWMARK Manager, System Young Producer Program, Heather Thompson joins the podcast to discuss a new GROWMARK initiative that promotes and enhances inclusion in the workplace.
You can listen to a new GROWMARK podcast the first and third Wednesday or each month.
Amy Bradford, manager of The GROWMARK Foundation discusses a recent donation to the IAA Foundation to support a new pollinator initiative. She also highlights the success from the first year of the Enduring Commitments program and other foundation details. GROWMARK podcasts are published the first and third Wednesday of every month.