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R.J. Krekeler

R.J. Krekeler

As National Seed Sales Manager, R.J. Krekeler leads the F2F Genetics Network seed sales team as they promote and address the needs of FBN members. Through a variety of roles in the ag industry over his career, R.J. has developed a keen sense of what it takes to produce a strong, healthy crop — from the moment a seed is produced to the time it is harvested. He also knows how important data and emerging technologies are to farmers today.


Sep 01, 2020

by R.J. Krekeler

Each crop year, you make seed buying decisions that can change the outlook of your operation. Long before you even put your crop in the ground, this preseason purchase has major implications for your overall yield and, ultimately, your bottom line. We built F2F Genetics Network™ with that in mind, aiming to deliver high-performing genetics, affordable traits and technology and an unwavering commitment to helping you lower production costs and maximize your potential return on investment.  seed has been planted on more than 2,000 farms across the country in the two years since our launch, giving farmers access to quality hybrids and varieties at competitive prices. And we’re just getting started. 2021 seed portfolio Our third year in the market figures to be our biggest one yet. So what can you expect from in 2021? Here are some of the highlights we’re excited to deliver to farmers heading into the next crop year: High-Performing Corn Hybrids Our robust hybrid lineup includes our high-performing conventional corn products to help you focus on your bottom line. We’re also building our selection of traited Master Farmer™ hybrids, and will be launching other glyphosate tolerant (GT) hybrids soon. Enlist E3™ Soybeans We’re offering an array of soybean varieties to fit diverse acres and conditions. This year we’re also thrilled to begin distributing Paloma™ brand Enlist E3 ™ soybeans to empower you to utilize even more tools in your herbicide toolbox.  Full Range of Sorghum Products Our partnership with Warner Seeds puts quality sorghum hybrids into your hands, helping you take advantage of continued interest in this versatile cereal grain with grain, forage and sudangrass options.  Alfalfa Varieties Interested in the forages market? Our alfalfa varieties perform well and provide you with affordable options when planting acres to forage crops. Blue River® Organic Seed This year, we’re also proud to feature Blue River® Organic Seed products in our portfolio. Now you can buy Blue River® Organic Seed products from your current dealer/distributor or simply add them to your cart when placing your order online through —either way you’re getting quality genetics at competitive prices to support your organic operation. Buying seed online just got better In addition to this strong seed lineup, we’ve updated our online sales platform. Now you will be able to seamlessly purchase your seed online and get it shipped directly to your farm.  You’ll still enjoy the same level of knowledgeable support, including answers to your questions about which seed varieties are positioned to perform well on your farm and fields. But now you can literally purchase seed for next year while you’re in the cab harvesting this year’s crop. That’s redefining convenience and value. Focus your farm on greater ROI At , we’re committed to putting ® and powering the prosperity of family farmers. Download our 2021 seed guide and get ready to work alongside our knowledgeable team and maximize your profit potential today.  The sprout logo, "FBN" and "Farmers Business Network" are registered service marks of Farmer's Business Network, Inc. “F2F Genetics Network” is a trademark of Farmer’s Business Network, Inc. “Master Farmer” is a trademark of Masters Choice. “Warner” is a trademark of Warner Seeds, LLC. “Blue River” is a trademark of Blue River Organic Seeds, LLC. “Paloma” is a trademark of M.S. Technologies, L.L.C. Enlist E3™ is a trademark of Dow AgroSciences LLC. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. F2F Genetics Network branded seed products and other seed products are offered by FBN Inputs, LLC and are available only in states where FBN Inputs, LLC is licensed. Terms & Conditions are subject to change at any time and without notice. See sales order form for additional terms and conditions. All sales are subject to entrance into a Master Distribution Agreement, where applicable, and the terms and conditions set forth therein.