Hunter leads the daily operations of Wheatland. He takes pride in making Wheatland shine…whether answering customer questions, problem solving with a farmer or finding a variety for a specific application. He oversees our seed efforts, our State and Federal certification programs and leads our team. Talk to Hunter about your grain, forage, grass or safflower 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.
Our leadership team—Lynn, Pete and Lauren—have been friends for almost two decades. Following his brother Kent’s passing, Lynn invited the Arendt’s to become involved with Wheatland. Today, Pete and Lauren work at Wheatland and make their home in Wellsville, Utah. In 2018 Cindy Stavrakis (not pictured) joined the ownership group. Together, these friends work everyday to make sure your experience with Wheatland is exceptional.