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.
Agricultural output has to double in the next 20-30 years in order to feed the world’s population. By 2030, the United Nations predicts there is likely to be 1.7 billion more people to feed worldwide. Farmers must have access to crop protection solutions to grow more food per acre.
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.