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 Latin America represent the Plant Science Industry, which researches, invents, develops, manufactures and commercializes agrochemical and biotechnology products and services, improving Latin America productivity and agricultural competitiveness.
It costs up to $256 million to research, develop, and register a new crop protection product; only 1 in 139,000 chemicals make it from the laboratory to the farmers’ fields.
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.