Hunter leads the daily operations of Wheatland. He is expert at counciling with our customers, helping farmers optimize yields and coordinates with our plant breeders to source the best varieties for our growing conditions. He oversees our Plant scheduling, our USDA Certified Organic program and our people. Talk to Hunter about your grain, forage, grass or oil seed needs.
A key member of our team Jason manages our distributor network (Outside our core geography) and helps customers select best varieties for their growing conditions and goals. Jason leads our effort to develop and grow our corn and alfalfa business. He also supports our small grains and forage businesses. Talk to Jason about your Corn, grain, forage, or grass needs.
SOMMER REEDER BARFUS
Sommer administers our grower contracts, organic reporting, customer contracts and genetic license reporting. Her farm background and seed company experience enables her farm to quickly problem solve and troubleshoot issues. Feel free to visit with her on any of the above items and your product needs.
McCall oversees all business administration …She is your contact for customer billing, vendor relations, inventory management and phone inquiries. She supports our online and direct store pickup initiatives. With many years of experience at Wheatland, she’s a valuable resource for our customers. Feel free to visit with her about product availability, product applications and other needs.
Jesse oversees plant operations and is the leader for our processing and seed cleaning team. He oversees quality control. Jesse started out Working in the plant and models our core value “service heart”. He Manages our production team and schedules grower deliveries, warehouse transfers, outbound freight and manages the daily inventory system.
PETE & LAUREN ARENDT
Pete and Lauren are engaged daily at Wheatland providing strategic direction and serving customers and the team. Pete particularly enjoys interacting and problem solving with our customers and growers. Both Pete and Lauren enjoy a close friendship with the Perry family, original founders of Wheatland. And following Kent Perry’s passing (2015) they joined the ownership group. They feel passionately about Serving our customers, working with our farmers and growing the Food business. Feel free to call either Pete or Lauren.