GROWMARK Agronomy: MiField

August 15, 2017

Explore the world of MiField Applied Research with Lance Ruppert, Director of Agronomy Marketing.


Congressional Staff Tour

August 2, 2017

GROWMARK Government Relations Issues Manager Kristen Faucon joins the podcast to discuss upcoming congressional staff tour in Illinois.



July 19, 2017

GROWMARK works to educate employees on a variety of information security topics. In part one of a three part series, Luke McClintock, GROWMARK client tech analyst, discusses phishing and how to identify unwanted e-mails.


GROWMARK System advocates for agriculture

July 5, 2017

The GROWMARK System (including GROWMARK management, FS cooperative management, and young producers) spent last week advocating for agriculture. They participated in the NCFC Washington Fly-in where they met with legislators, discussed bills impacting the industry, and worked with other farmer cooperatives on a variety of issues. Karen Jones hosts this week's podcast with special guest Heather Thompson, GROWMARK System, young producer program manager.


GROWMARK System helping farmers in Kenya

June 21, 2017

The GROWMARK System is partnering with Dow AgroSciences and AMPATH to help farmers in Kenya. GROWMARK Crop Protection Division Manager Jeff Bunting joins the podcast to explain the work involved.


Endure 4R Advocate Award Winners

June 7, 2017

GROWMARK Director of Agronomy Marketing Lance Ruppert joins the podcast to discuss the 2017 Endure 4R Advocate award winners.



May 17, 2017

The 2017 GROWMARK internship program kicked off this week. It's the 58th year of the program. University Relations Manager Amie Hasselbring has more on the program in this week's GROWMARK Podcast. You can also read more about this year's interns here:



Talent Management

May 3, 2017

With the talent gap continuing to increase, organizations have to do more to attract and recruit top talent. This means creating new partnerships and no longer being able to rely on traditional recruiting methods. For GROWMARK, this means reaching beyond the ag community. Aubrey Bastian, GROWMARK senior manager, talent acquisition; and Josh Blazier, GROWMARK facility planning division manager join the podcast to discuss what GROWMARK is doing to ensure a sustainable talent pipeline for the future.



April 19, 2017

Bruce Weatherly, GROWMARK forage and turf product manager, joins the podcast to discuss pollinators and efforts to educate about their importance to agriculture.


Experienced Leader Program

April 5, 2017

GROWMARK Manager, Leadership Development Andy King joins the podcast to talk about the Experienced Leader Program for GROWMARK System employees.