INDIANAPOLIS — June 15, 2010 — Mycogen Seeds announces Chris Garvey has been named as general manager. In his new role, Garvey will be responsible for all aspects of marketing, sales, agronomy services and channel management for Mycogen seeds.
“Garvey’s demonstrated experience with developing marketing seed strategy will be a tremendous asset to Mycogen Seeds,” says Stan Howell, Vice President, North America, Dow AgroSciences.
In his previous roles at Dow AgroSciences, Garvey led the Seed Improvement Project and several seed company acquisitions and integrations.
Prior to joining Dow AgroSciences in 2002, Garvey worked for ICI Chemicals and the management consulting firm of Arthur D. Little. He is an alumnus of the University of Delaware, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in entomology and plant pathology as well as a master’s degree in business administration.
Mycogen Seeds is a retail seed company of Dow AgroSciences LLC and a developer and marketer of leading corn hybrids, the market leader in SILAGE-SPECIFIC™ corn hybrids and sunflower hybrids, as well as an industry leader in canola, alfalfa, soybeans and sorghum. For more information about MYCOGEN® brand products, visit www.mycogen.com.
Dow AgroSciences LLC, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, is a top-tier agricultural company providing innovative agrochemical and biotechnology solutions globally. The company, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, has sales of $4.5 billion. Learn more at www.dowagro.com.
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