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The Andersons Hires Agronomist Ben Pease for Turf and Specialty Business

Posted on May 19, 2021

The Andersons, Inc. announces the addition of Ben Pease to serve as agronomist for the Turf and Specialty Business. Pease will provide product and technical support to the business and serve as a resource for distributors and customers in the golf, sports turf, and lawn care industries.

Pease comes to The Andersons from Iowa State University, where he most recently held the position of research scientist. Prior to his time in academia, he served as an assistant superintendent for Cherokee Country Club and Whistling Straits golf courses. Pease earned his doctorate in turf and turfgrass management from Iowa State University, and he holds both a master’s degree and Bachelor of Science from the University of Wisconsin. He currently resides in Ames, Iowa, with his wife and two daughters. He can be reached at

“We are excited to have Ben join our team and look forward to the potential he will bring our business,” said Tony Goldsby, director of sales for The Andersons Turf and Specialty Business. “His diverse experience and technical knowledge make him a valuable resource for our customers.”

The Andersons serves the turf industry worldwide with a product portfolio of fertilizers, amendments, herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, growth regulators, and spreaders. The company’s brands include Contec DG®, Nutri DG®, Foltec® SG, HCU™ (Humic Coated Urea), Humic DG™, and Black Gypsum DG™


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