We are Ag Leader – Tim Luster

Our dedicated dealer network is the backbone of our company. Take a second to meet some of the local precision experts across the country, and around the world.  1. What is your name, position, dealership & location: Tim Luster, President, Del …

Get to know our new HR Manager!

Meet our new Human Resources Manager, Daren Westercamp! Daren is originally from Bloomfield, Iowa where he attended Davis County Community School District. Daren received his undergrad degree in Business from Central College in Pella, IA. After graduat …

2018 Tech Trials

Earlier this year, we introduced Chad Swindoll and Barry Anderson, our Agronomy team at Ag Leader. They weren’t on the job for very long before they got to work setting up Tech Trial plots across North America to help farmers realize the value of …

We Are Ag Leader – Brett Peelen

Our dedicated dealer network is the backbone of our company. Take a second to meet some of the local precision experts across the country, and around the world.  1. What is your name, position, dealership & location:  Brett Peelen, Precis …

Liquid Application Tips for Success

These days growers are faced with a host of application challenges. Ensuring your sprayer is properly calibrated for spray drift, Roundup® resistance and chemical efficacy are just a few challenges to overcome. Fortunately, there are five Ag Leader …

Today’s Agro-Chemical Challenges

Chemical solutions are finite. Weeds are dynamic and evolving. Growers have various approaches and systems for managing weeds in their fields. In areas of glyphosate resistance, agronomists regularly encourage producers to utilize pre-emerge herbicides …

Agriculture’s Greatest Threat

Weed Resistance. The concept has been communicated and threatened ad nauseam the last five years. When many farmers’ go-to chemical, glyphosate, became ineffective at controlling some of the most noxious pests, the issue transformed from coffee s …

Dicamba Use in 2018

In the fall of 2017, the EPA announced some changes that affect all producers who plan to apply new dicamba products over the top of soybeans and cotton. https://www.epa.gov/ingredients-used-pesticide-products/registration-dicamba-use-genetically- …

Do-It-Yourself Field Tiling

At a time when grain markets continue to strain row crop revenue potential, many farmers are taking steps to do all they can to maximize productivity and yields.   Excess water is a common yield robber with corn and other crops. For farmers with h …

Why consider pre-emergent herbicide?

Resistant weeds, dicamba training, new EPA rules and regulations, and ag companies being bought or merging together have been a few of the topics found in many ag media and publications this winter. In summary, things are continually changing in agricu …