SEED COMPANIES

La Crosse Seed

La Crosse Seed offers exclusive and respective cover crop seed and native seed brands, as well as practical support.

Pioneer: Soybeans

Inside our soybeans is the power of Pioneer: Expert advice, proven performance and unparalleled yield potential. To unlock this power in your fields, contact your local Pioneer sales representative. www.pioneer.com/soybeans

Pioneer: THANK YOU

The most complex and rewarding industry on earth became even more complex – and essential this year. Today, tomorrow, and everyday, we at Pioneer say, “Thank you, farmers.”

Bayer Crop Science: DEKALB ASGROW

Bayer Crop Science is working to help farmers grow food more sustainably. Learn what we’re doing to help nourish the world. https://www.cropscience.bayer.com/

Renk Seed: Our Story

As a family-owned business Renk has seen a lot of changes in the hybrid seed industry in the 1920’s. Renk seed has always adapted, adopted and innovated in order to offer the best in genetics and technology to its customers. Renk Seeds’ eighty year history of brings the best in hybridization to the marketplace.

Rincker Ag Solutions

Jamie & Sarina Rincker. Offering Channel seed, crop insurance, soil sampling, VR recommendations and Kalmbach Feed.

Seven Oaks Seed: Partners Brand

At Partners Brand we grow seed corn and are building on that with one goal: To grow the best seed corn, bring it to your farm at a fair price, and support you with great service.

LG Seeds

At LG Seeds, we put our leading-edge research, hybrids and experts to work for you https://www.lgseeds.com/

Pioneer: Corn

Pioneer is setting the new performance standard in corn. After a decade of changes and upgrades to the product development process, including new breeding technologies and more rigorous field testing, Pioneer is delivering a diverse product lineup that meets farmers’ agronomic needs while delivering top end yields in a variety of environments and conditions. The revolution in corn is now, and it is at Pioneer.

Rupp Seeds

Supplier of corn, soybean and wheat seed in Ohio, Michigan and Indiana. Supplier of vegetable seed to commercial growers throughout the United States.For over 66 years, Rupp Seeds has been in business selling seed and seed care products to farmers and producers. Our goal is to help our customers realize success by first achieving a healthy plant stand, which is a key milestone in producing a crop. https://www.ruppseeds.com/grain-forag

Bayer Crop Science: Extendflex Soybeans

What we imagine and what we achieve are simply different points on the same path. That’s the power of human ingenuity. Discover how Bayer is shaping the future of agriculture.

Renk Seed: Farmers

At Renk Seed, nothing matters more to us than our farmers. Family-owned since 1846, we’re ready to help you grow. Find out more at RenkSeed.com.

Brevant Seeds

Where decisions are easier and service is there when you need it. Brevant seeds is all about you – your region and your growing conditions. When you plant Brevant seeds you’re getting the latest innovations from Corteva Agriscience™, combined with the assurance that they’re locally tested.  Brevant™ seeds. Easy Choice.

Dairyland Seed

At Dairyland Seed® you can expect top-quality corn, soybean, alfalfa and silage products that deliver dependable results year after year. And because we understand that there’s more to success than what’s in the seed bag, we also offer a bit of the unexpected—boots-on-the-ground, hands-in-the-dirt support whenever and wherever you need us.

AgriGold

The AgriGold brand was created over 80 years ago by farmers, for farmers. Built to deliver unrivaled genetic innovation and performance direct to the farm.

Pioneer: Granular

Software and digital solutions from Pioneer give the real-time, acre-by-acre information needed to maximize yield & manage input costs.

Legend Seeds

We are laser focused on seed and seed treatments to provide dealers and growers with premium products backed by local research and expert support.

Nutrien Ag Solutions: Dyna-Gro

Nutrien Ag Solutions offers a wide range of products and services to service clients in the agricultural sector. Learn more about how we can help.

Stine

Stine Seed Company was built on a foundation of science, independence and choice — an unparalleled combination when it comes to what you want in a seed company. Our proven leadership in soybean genetics and revolutionary approach to high-performance corn ensures that every day, every season, we deliver on the Stine Has Yield promise.

Seven Oaks Seed: Dairyland

We are intensely focused on what is best for the grower. We we are a locally family- owned company that sells Dairyland Seed to Farmers in Michigan.

Seven Oaks Seed

We are intensely focused on what is best for the grower. We we are a locally family- owned company that sells Dairyland Seed, Partners Brand Seed as well as PivotBio Products to Farmers in Michigan.

EQUIPMENT COMPANIES

Unverferth

Introducing the Unverferth Cover Crop Seeder for the Rolling Harrow® soil conditioner. This versatile tool allows you to plant cover crops faster and more effectively compared to a traditional drill or broadcasting. In this video, we will take a closer look at some of the features and benefits and operation tips for this new option. Visit your local Bader & Sons Store for more details.

Bader & Sons Co: Manitou

Whether it is compact telehandlers or heavy-duty forklifts, large capacity buckets or hooks to move big bags, we have a whole range of solutions for your needs.

Bader & Sons Co

Welcome to Bader & Sons Co., central Michigan’s largest John Deere Dealership. We offer new and used sales of John Deere farm and lawn equipment. We stock thousands of parts at every location and offer a team of certified service technicians at every store in Michigan. Also offering application consulting services to farms and farmers and equipment rentals. We offer a huge selection of combines, tractors, skid steers, telehandlers and lawn mowers. We also offer many other brands other than John Deere, such as Stihl and Ariens, just to name a few.

Orthman

Designed, engineered and built to last for years of production, the 1tRIPr manages the Three Principles of Precision Tillage and provides a clean, level, seed-ready seedbed in a variety of field conditions, including wheat stubble, cover crop, standing BT corn stalks and many more.

WALINGA

Walinga products are ripe with innovative solutions.

Orthman

Mike discusses the importance of fertilizer placement.

Marloo

Marloo Equipment, LLC is the US-wide distributor of SIP, VLM, and Tulip equipment, as well as the distributor of Peecon east of the Mississippi. We are also Michigan’s Deutz-Fahr and Schuitemaker dealer. http://marlooequipment.com/

GOODS & SERVICES

GreenStone

GreenStone provides financial services to the agricultural industry – including short, intermediate and long-term loans, equipment and building leases, life insurance, crop insurance, accounting and tax services.

MI AgrAbility

Whether you are a farmer with an injury, illness, or aging condition, Michigan AgrAbility provides direct services to help you keep farming.

Gilbert Sales & Service

Gilbert Sales and Service, INC was started back in 1985 by Bruce Gilbert. He started doing sales and service from the back of a small economy van and eventually purchased the current store front in 1987. Gilbert Sales and Service, INC has 4 service tech vans for traveling service daily, and 2 office personnel to suit the needs of any pressure washer issue. Our top brands include Landa cleaning systems and Alkota cleaning equipment, but we are able to service most brands. We have an extensive line of parts available and soaps to meet any cleaning application. Check out the links and give us a call.

Superior Diesel

At Superior Diesel Companies we are not just diesel automotive specialists we are experienced in servicing all diesel industries; industrial, agricultural, trucking, construction and marine – if it has a diesel engine that makes it tick, then our team can help.

DigiFarm

DigiFarm Virtual Base Network provides the highest accuracy, reliability, and security for your precision farming systems.

Young Chevrolet, St. Johns

Young Chevrolet of St. Johns has a lot full of vehicles straight from the factory. Come to our dealership and see the Equinox crossover or any of our Silverado trucks. Owosso, MI Chevrolet customers can call us to schedule a test drive of any vehicle of your choice. Found the vehicle that other auto dealers didn’t have, but want a quote? Request one using Young Chevrolet of St. Johns’ easy-to-fill-out form, or visit our hours and directions page and then come down to see us. Be sure to check out the extensive and varied pre-owned inventory we have to offer at our Saint Johns dealership as well! As your Owosso, MI used Chevrolet vehicle dealer alternative in Saint Johns, we stock only the best, guaranteeing you’ll drive away with a vehicle you’ll love at a fantastic price. SERVICE & PART CENTER IN SAINT JOHNS – SERVING OWOSSO AND DEWITT, MI CHEVROLET SHOPPERS

Consumers Energy

DigiFarm Virtual Base Network provides the highest accuracy, reliability, and security for your precision farming systems. https://digifarm.com/

Harvest Solar

Harvest Solar is a solar power provider and installation company that serves commercial, agricultural, and industrial customers in the Midwest.

North Central Research Station

Established in 1994 on 30 acres in St. Johns Michigan, the North Central Research Station has grown to over 1000 acres on thirteen farms. Specializing in field testing of a variety of agricultural products, the North Central Research Station offers an array of testing opportunities for agribusiness.

PLANTER TECHNOLOGY

360 Yield Center

Gregg Sauder gives a mid-season update on AgroLiquid’s Nitrogen plot

Feldpausch Precision Services

Pat Feldpausch Farms, established in 1992, uses innovative and progressive agricultural practices to grow corn, soybeans, wheat and alfalfa. We also exercise the same practices for our custom farming clients. Pat Feldpausch Farms includes a Pioneer Sales Team and Feldpausch Precision Services, giving our customers one place for all of their farming needs. Pat Feldpausch and his team will always provide our customers with the resources they need to gain maximum yields for growing corn, soybeans, wheat and alfalfa.

CROP PROTECTION & NUTRITION

AgroLiquid: Adding Sulfur

AgroLiquid’s commitment to promoting and prospering the agriculture industry spans three generations, four countries, and all fifty of the United States. Listen as we talk about the importance of sulfur.

 

AgroLiquid & Research

AgroLiquid’s commitment to promoting and prospering the agriculture industry spans three generations, four countries, and all fifty of the United States. https://www.agroliquid.com/

Seven Oaks Seed: Pivot Bio

We are inspired by the farmers we serve. All of us at Pivot Bio are focused on creating new solutions that makes farming more productive and farms more sustainable, so farmers can pass down their land to future generations.

IRRIGATION

Michigan Valley Irrigation

Michigan Valley Irrigation Providing Quality Irrigation Services Throughout Michigan For 35 Years. Experienced Designers qualified to handle all aspects of your irrigation concerns. https://www.mvi.farm/

COVER CROPS

Sunflowers

The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Paul Gross (MSUE Field Crop educator) highlights how to use cover crops to improve compaction.

Soil Health

The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Paul Gross (MSUE Field Crop educator) highlights how your soil health benefits from using cover crops.

Frost Seeding Clover

The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Paul Gross (MSUE Field Crop educator) highlights how to frost seed clover into your wheat crop.

MSU Cover Crops

The 2020 AgroExpo Virtual Farm Tour (VFT) will provide opportunities to experience in-field learning from the comfort and safety of your home. The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops including interseeding. Other videos are also available including evaluating for soil health, interseeding with skip-rows and working on compaction with sunflowers by viewing The Agro Expo Virtual Farm Tour YouTube Channel.

Mixtures

The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Dean Baas (MSUE sustainable agriculture educator) and Monica Jean (MSUE Field Crop Educator) highlight mixtures and what role each species will play.

Interseeded Corn

The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Dean Baas (MSUE sustainable agriculture educator) and Tim Duckert (North Central Research Station Agronomist) discuss skip- row planting and interseeding in a corn crop.

Species Selection

The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Dean Baas (MSUE sustainable agriculture educator) highlights how species selection and planting time are critical to getting good cover crop establishment.

Weed Suppression

: The AgroExpo Team and MSU Extension have joined forces to deliver an educational series to help growers discover and evaluate cutting-edge ideas, techniques and strategies for cover crops. In this video, Paul Gross (MSUE Field Crop educator) highlights how a well-established cover crop mixture can work great for weed suppression.

ORGANIZATIONS

The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy is a global environmental nonprofit working to create a world where people and nature can thrive. https://www.nature.org/en-us/

Michigan Foundation for Ag

The Michigan Foundation for agriculture, a 501c3 formed by Michigan Farm Bureau, has a mission of positively contributing to the future of Michigan agriculture through leadership and educational programming.

Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee

Ty Bodeis, Soybean Production Specialist with the Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee discusses their row spacing trial plot at the 2020 AgroExpo. Take a look and hear what he has to tell you about making row spacing decisions and the latest from the MSPC.