Dr. Marcus Jones to head up field research for Stoller Enterprises, Inc.
Stoller Enterprises recently announced the addition of Dr. Marcus Jones to the research and development team. Jones role will be to implement and manage the field research to support sales and retail operations in the corn belt.
Dr. Jones will primarily be responsible for setting up protocols, observing research plots during the season, and managing the Stoller research conducted by and at universities located in the Western and Central Corn and Soybean Belt. Additionally, Dr. Jones will monitor the research and demonstration trials conducted by growers who cooperate in field research with Stoller Enterprises. He will work with Stoller field personnel to solve grower production problems.
During the winter Jones will conduct grower, retailer and distributor educational meetings concerning production issues which impact yields and profits. His work will support StollerUSA’s new production facility in Cedar Rapids, IA.
Jones spent over a decade studying plant sciences at Iowa State University. His varied experiences include everything from managing field and green house experiments throughout the state teaching and participating in extension activities. In addition to his research work, Jones actively participated in master gardening training, field days and continuing education activities.
“I am very excited about the work being conducted at Stoller Enterprises. In fact, it was Stoller’s extensive research and development that surrounds the efficacy of their products that drew me to the organization. The quality and dedication to pure science is very unusual for agricultural companies,” explains Jones.
“We are thrilled that Marcus sees the true potential of Stoller technology and has agreed to support the sales team effort with research and data. His knowledge and appreciation for Stoller’s established and experimental products is a true asset to the team and to our customers,” states Stoller Enterprises, Inc. CEO and Founder, Jerry Stoller.
Dr. Jones will be active in field meetings with retailers and growers at field days and trade shows. If you would like to learn more about the trials Dr. Jones has in place, or the resulting data contact your area Sales Representative found at www.stollerusa.com/dealerlocator.