Formed in 1993, SePRO focuses on acquiring, developing, manufacturing and marketing value-added products for such specialty applications as aquatics and horticulture. The result: highly effective solutions and services never before available to these smaller markets.
CropLife Africa Middle East, a member of CropLife International, represents the plant science industry and a network of national associations in 30 countries in Africa and the Middle East. The "Plant Science Industry" includes manufacturers and distributors of crop protection products (pesticides) seeds and biotechnology products.
Although the world population has doubled in the last 40 years, the area of land devoted to food production has remained virtually constant; crop protection products have enabled farmers to produce higher yields of their crops on less land. In fact, U.S. farmers provide 18% of the world’s food supply on only 10% of the world’s farmland.
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.