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Borkgren joins AgVenture Pureline Seed Co.

Published: Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 12:28 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 12:30 p.m. CDT

Bryce Borkgren of Geneseo has joined AgVenture Pureline Seed Co.

Borkgren will provide customers across north central and western Illinois with access to AgVenture brand seed products and year-round professional seed support services.

Pureline sales/marketing manager Todd Ashpole said, “We are very pleased to welcome Bryce to our company. He has a strong work ethic and a willing dedication to helping each customer maximize profit on every acre.

“Bryce comes to AgVenture Pureline after participating in several intensive internship programs that really honed his customer relationship skills,” Ashpole continued. “He listens well and has already brought our customers welcomed support in the field.”

Borkgren said, “It is so rewarding to be in the field, working one-on-one with our customers. Our goal is to help our customers get more profitability from every acre. That requires us to pay very close attention to every seed planted, and its needs throughout the growing season.”

Ashpole noted that Borkgren is one of two new employees recently added to the Pureline team.

“Our company has continued to expand our footprint across the area,” he said. “We have a very deep and exceptionally strong product portfolio that is uniquely selected to perform in this area’s growing environment. We are ready to meet the growing demand with talented, energetic professionals who are dedicated to each customer’s success.”

Borkgren is a recent graduate of University of Wisconsin, Platteville, where he majored in agribusiness marketing and communications. He resides in Geneseo.