February 27, 2021

Greg Sweeney Named Seed Team Leader at MaxYield

Greg SweeneyGreg Sweeney has been named to the newly created position of Seed Team Leader for MaxYield Seed.  The appointment was announced recently by Larry Arndt, Agronomy Team and Sales Team Leader for MaxYield Cooperative.

Sweeney will be responsible for developing business plans, providing education and training to MaxYield Seed and Agronomy Specialists plus meeting and exceeding sales growth goals in seed for the company.  In his new appointment, he will oversee the seed division across MaxYield’s territory.

Arndt said, “We are excited to have Greg step up into this new position. He will spend each day finding ways to elevate our seed and agronomy business and help us achieve our goals of increased seed market share.”

Sweeney, who has been at MaxYield for ten years, previously served the cooperative as Seed Solutions Specialist in its eastern territory. Prior to that, he was an Agronomy Specialist in the Emmetsburg area.

He is a 2002 graduate of Iowa State University, earning his degree in Agronomy.

Sweeney lives near Kanawha, IA with his wife Heather and two sons, Owen, age six and Caleb, age three.

MaxYield Cooperative is a local agriculture based cooperative with 18 locations in Iowa and one in Riga, Michigan. More information about the cooperative can be found at www.MaxYieldCooperative.com, www.MaxYieldSeed.com or www.FromTheField.com.

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