Vermillion dealer honored for sales Mike Manning, a Latham Seeds dealer from Vermillion, was recently recognized for outstanding sales achievement, marketing efforts and customer service during the past year by the Alexander, IA, based soybean seed company.
For his achievement, Manning received a framed certificate of appreciation at the Latham Seed's Annual Dealer Day and Awards Program. He also received Maynard Reece's limited edition signed and numbered print Sharing the Land. Latham Seeds commissioned the original print.
Latham Seeds is one of the largest soybean seed companies in the upper Midwest, specializing in soybean varieties adapted specifically for this area. The 50-year-old company maintains 10 variety development test sites and more than 200 private independent on-farm plots, as well as numerous state university testing locations.