FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: April 15, 2021
CONTACT: Tracy Rich
Director of Communications
Phone: (919) 379-2524
Email: [email protected]
Nufarm Appoints Ken Barham VP Crop Protection Sales
Morrisville, NC (April 15, 2021) – Nufarm Americas Inc. announced today that Ken Barham has been appointed VP Crop Protection Sales – US.
Ken’s experience spans nearly 20 years in the US crop protection industry, most recently as Nufarm North America’s VP Customer & Brand Marketing during the past four years. While at Nufarm, Ken has led considerable growth through the advancement of customer-focused technologies and the launch of many differentiated and innovative crop protection and seed treatment solutions.
Prior to joining the Nufarm team, Ken led post-patent strategies for herbicide and insecticide marketing at Syngenta. He also spent eight years in roles within Operations, Sales and Marketing with Adama Group Companies. Ken earned his degree in Agronomy and Agriculture Business Management from North Carolina State University.
“Ken’s consistent customer focus and knowledge of the crop protection market landscape will ensure the success of this integral role. I look forward to working alongside Ken as he takes the Nufarm Sales organization to the next level, supporting exceptional outcomes for our ag supply channel partners and the growers they serve,” said Brendan Deck, Nufarm’s General Manager – North America.
As Nufarm continues its growth across North America, the company is committed to bringing innovation and choice to the ag supply channel, delivering reliable foundational and proprietary solutions from three state-of-the-art US manufacturing facilities.
Established in Australia more than 100 years ago, Nufarm is recognized as one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of crop protection and seed treatment in the world. Nufarm Americas Inc. is a subsidiary of Nufarm Limited, a manufacturer, supplier and marketer of crop protection products based in Australia. Nufarm is recognized as one of the leading agricultural and turf chemical manufacturers in the world. Nufarm Americas, Inc. formulates products that serve the agricultural, professional turf, vegetation management and forestry markets in the United States.