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Meristem Names Thrasher Director of Innovation and Product Management


Advanced Biological Veteran Brings Passion For Product Value and Ease of Use at Field-level Meristem Crop Performance today named Chris Thrasher as their director of innovation and product management. In this role, Thrasher, with more than a decade of experience bringing the benefits of biologicals to farmers, will support Meristem’s effort to bring more novel […]

SeedLink Teams Up with Meristem Crop Performance


“Meristem is bringing cutting-edge innovative technology…and we want our farmers to benefit from it.” Rio, Wisc., April 27, 2023 – SeedLink, LLC Rio, Wisconsin, and Meristem Crop Performance Group, LLC, based in Columbus, Ohio, today announced a new dealership agreement to serve farmers in Wisconsin. Under the new relationship, Jason Link and his team at […]

Jediah French Joins Team Meristem


Veteran Indiana-based agronomist Jediah French of Leopold will now be carrying Meristem’s innovative crop inputs to farmers in Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan. He is teaming up with Meristem as an account manager. “My work is most satisfying when I help a farmer solve an agronomy challenge and see them earn more money from each bushel […]

Cody Stevens Joins Meristem Team

Cody Stevens of Pendleton, Indiana, has joined Meristem Crop Performance as an account manager and will be carrying Meristem’s innovative crop inputs to farmers in Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan. “Why Meristem? Well, honestly, it’s the farmer-first attitude they are showing,” Stevens explains when asked about his new position. “That’s what stands out to me. They […]

Meristem Partners with Agronomist/Researcher Brewer Blessitt to Boost R&D


“My primary objective has always been to improve agriculture productivity…” Meristem Crop Performance has engaged Certified Crop Consultant Brewer Blessitt, CPAg, Ph.D., founder of Blythe Bayou Research and Consulting, to support innovative product research and development. He will also continue his agronomic consulting efforts across 40,000 acres in the southeastern United States. “Dr. Blessitt will […]

Shane Brockhoff Joins Meristem Team as Regional Director, Iowa


Experienced agronomist set to reach more farmers and expand Meristem’s dealer network in Iowa Another leading agronomic professional has joined Meristem Crop Performance, one of the fastest-growing crop input suppliers in America. Shane Brockhoff becomes Meristem’s Regional Director, Iowa. Brockhoff has deep experience in helping growers boost their profitability with the right products and practices, […]

Nikki Decesare To Manage New Warehouse


Veteran logistics manager Nikki Decesare has joined Meristem Crop Performance and will manage the new 20,000-square-foot warehouse in Westfield, Indiana. She will track inventory and oversee order fulfillment at the new warehouse. John Gertz, Meristem’s Chief Operating Officer says the new warehouse is crucial to managing Meristem’s growth, and another key victory is the people […]

Meristem Opens New Warehouse in Westfield, Indiana

“…solution to help us cut waste and drive down costs for Meristem farmer-customers.” Columbus, Ohio and Westfield, Ind. (AgPR) Mar. 2, 2023 – After rigorous logistical analysis and rapid construction, Meristem Crop Performance has built and opened a new 20,000-square-foot warehouse in Westfield, Indiana, the company announced here today. Meristem logistics team leaders are already on site accepting […]

More Bushels for Less with Meristem


“We grew 113.1 Bu./A. soybeans…” – John Torrance, Illinois Soybean Champion Near Gladstone, Illinois, John Torrance earned the title of 2022 Illinois Soybean Yield Champion with an extraordinary crop on a 200-acre river bottom farm near the Mississippi River. “It’s a mile-long field and we use a 40-foot head on the combine,” he explains, “I […]

Nebraska Farmer and Spring-applied EXCAVATOR™:

“No More Trash Talk” Better hybrids, higher plant populations and increasing yields are bringing a new challenge to many farmers: How do I handle all this trash, er…residue? “No more trash talk,” smiles Fred Below, Ph.D., crop physiologist at the University of Illinois. ”Farmers need to respect the nutrient value of residue.” Below has calculated […]


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