Here's our team of experienced crop consultants
Marv Mortensen, CCA
Marv Mortensen is a Certified Crop Advisor who was born and raised on a family farm in northwest Iowa. Marv earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Ag Business and Farm Management from Iowa State University. Over the next 15 years he gained experience in custom applications, fertilizer and chemical marketing, fertilizer plant management, and seed management including district sales for a regional seed company in western Iowa.
In 1993, Marv established Mortensen Enterprises to compliment and utilize his knowledge of agriculture and product application. Mortensen Enterprises, provides GPS soil sampling, crop consulting and crop scouting for farmers and landlords in the Midwest. The soil sampling service involves GPS antennas, handheld electronic devices and laboratory work to provide the farmer with data and professional analysis of these results. For more information feel free to contact Marv at email@example.com.
Bob Streit CCA, CPCS
Bob Streit is a Certified Crop Advisor with experience gained from all over the world. Raised on a farm in northern Iowa, Bob studied plant pathology, pest management and agronomy at Iowa State University. His previous work includes irrigated agriculture with Servi-Tech in western Kansas and 20 years as a Regional Technical Service Agronomist including value added grain projects with Dekalb and Cargil/Mycogen. Now as a private consultant, Bob works with clients in Iowa and surrounding states. He conducts many research plots to test new products and cropping systems.
Bob has also been involved in the USDA Soy Rust Project, including spore trapping in the Midwest. This has led to extensive work in South America, advising agricultural scientists and innovative producers for the last 9 years. He has gained knowledge from traveling to Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Chile. Bob publishes articles to magazines and is a weekly contributor to the Ag column for a Fort Dodge, Iowa based newspaper.