Dan Owen – 2013 Agronomist of the Year – Joins ATP Nutrition
Written on 11/10/15
ATP Nutrition is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Owen to the position of Product Innovation Manager
Reporting to Jarrett Chambers, Dan’s primary responsibility will be leading the newly formed Product Innovation Team for ATP, where he will concentrate on the commercialization of new products and formulations from both ATP's internal and third party R&D teams. In addition, Dan will provide both technical support and training to ATP's new US distributor - West Central Inc.
“We are excited about Dan joining ATP in this new role as Product Innnovation Manager. His knowledge and experience in both plant nutrition and crop protection will play both a critical role in the commercialization of new products, and how they will integrate into our Chemtrition platform for both our US and Canadian partners.” commented Jarrett Chambers, President, ATP Nutrition.
Originally from England, Dan gained his BSc Honors degree in Agriculture from Harper Adams University College. He started his work career as an Agronomist for a grain merchant and agricultural retailer in the East of England. Over the next 12 years as an Agronomist he continually advised on all aspects of intensive crop production from small grains to high value vegetable crops.
In 2010, Dan made the move to Canadian agriculture taking on the role as Agronomy Manger for an independent retailer based in north east Saskatchewan. This role allowed Dan to gain hands on knowledge of Canadian agricultural production systems. During his time in this role he was recognized by the Canadian Association of Agri Retailers (CAAR) with the award of Agronomist of the Year in 2013.
“I am excited to have the opportunity to become involved with one of the leading companies within the plant nutrition and plant stimulant industry. I believe Chemtrition is an important part of the puzzle that will take Canadian Agriculture to the next level and maximize the genetic potential of Canadian crops” said Dan regarding his appointment.
ATP Nutrition is a Canadian owned and operated nutrient company that is a leader in Plant Nutrition, with the focus to make the System of Chemtrition an industry standard across North America. ATP's research efforts have revolutionized the way nutritional products can be applied with the seed, herbicide and fungicide. The ultimate goal of ATP is to use the System of Chemtrition to simplify and make nutrition easy to do, with an innovative, all-in-one product to maximize the genetic potential of the crop.
Please join us in welcoming Dan to the ATP team. For more information regarding ATP Nutrition, and its products, please consult our website at;www.atpnutrition.ca.