ProHarvest Seeds’ Announcement
ProHarvest Seeds is proud to announce the newest member of our team
Corn Product Manager/Agronomist.
Eric brings a wide range of experience in the seed industry to his new position at ProHarvest. He has a wealth of knowledge in seed products and agronomy. He is people-focused and understands the value of relationships.
Eric states, "I chose to join ProHarvest because it really felt like home to me and I want to build long- term, mutually beneficial relationships at ProHarvest. I love the seed business and I am looking forward to overseeing a product lineup to help growers find solutions and be successful. I really think ProHarvest is poised for growth in the years ahead."
Eric grew up on a livestock farm west of Bloomington, IL. Growing up he showed sheep and was heavily involved in both 4-H and FFA. After a seed company internship in 1998, he changed his major to Crop Science/Agri-business at the University of Illinois. He enjoyed several internships in seed and chemicals while earning his M.S. degree before leaving Champaign. During his 16 years in the seed industry, Eric has filled many roles including sales, supply, product, and brand management.
He lives near Knoxville, IL with his wife Tara and their children, Abby (8 yrs), Kaitlyn (5 yrs) and Blake (17 mos). His hobbies include showing livestock, Mustang cars, and snowmobiling.