Founded in 1969, American Vanguard is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company that develops and markets crop protection, turf and ornamental products and public health insecticides.
CropLife Asia promotes the benefits and responsible use of crop protection and plant biotechnology products, as well as sound regulatory frameworks in support of sustainable agriculture in the Asia-Pacific region. CropLife Asia supports the work of 15 member associations and is led by member companies at the forefront of crop production research and development.
Crop protection products comprise a wide range of goods for both professional and home applications, including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, sanitizers, growth regulators, rodenticides, and soil fumigants that help control insects, diseases, weeds, fungi and other undesirable pests that would otherwise threaten our food supply.
Mike Snyder Discusses His Full Service Crop Protection Organization
Mike Synder Talks Distribution
Mike Snyder, general manager of the Dune Company of Yuma talks about distribution of fertilizers and pesticides that his organization sells directly to farmers in the Yuma, Arizona area. In this video, Mike talks about the intricacies of his warehouse operations, safety and applicator certification education. Because of the intensity of the crop protection industry, Mike notes that safety and clean crops are of the utmost importance.