Valent U.S.A. Corporation is a leading crop protection firm serving the agricultural and non-crop products markets in North America. Valent products help growers produce safe and abundant food and fiber crops, and horticultural professionals improve the quality of life for their customers.
Japan Crop Protection Association(JCPA) is the non-profit organization of Japanese manufacturers, formulators and distributors of agricultural crop protection products. Representing more than 90 companies, JCPA members manufacture, sell and distribute 95% or more of such chemicals.
U.S. consumers spend about 10% of their income on food, while consumers in other countries, such as France and India, use between 13 – 35% of their income on food.
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.