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.
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.
The Irish potato famine was caused by a fungus that still exists today, but is mitigated through the use of fungicides.
CropLife Conversations - Carl Casale of CHS Inc.
Importance of Agricultural Exports
Carl Casale of CHS Inc. recently sat down for a chat with CLA President Jay Vroom to discuss a variety of topics, including the importance of agricultural exports. Carl is a former CLA Board Chairman. CHS Inc. is one of the largest grain originators and food manufacturers, and Carl states that he has learned a lot from his first year organization.
Carl also talks about how agricultural exports are an important part of the U.S. economy, and how healthy the sector is.