2005: Agrilead is established as a new company with sights on growing into the industry with an offering of innovative services and products. Initial business focus provided sales, marketing, and business development services to the crop protection industry.
2008: Agrilead moves from the Kansas City area to Russell, KS to execute a 5-year services contract for a regional seed company located in North Central Kansas.
2010: Agrilead relocates locally in the Russell area to the present day location to begin developing a facility with operational warehouse, laboratory, and expanded office space capabilities.
2011: Agrilead introduces the NOVO® Seed Care Prescription Management system developed in collaboration with Junge Control of Cedar Rapids, IA.
2014: Agrilead shifts the company’s business focus to full-time commercialization of the Advanced Seed Care Solutions product portfolio including consumable products and related seed care equipment. The initial product brands included FREE FLOW™, CUSTOM COVERAGE™, PIXY™, COLORIZER™, NOVO®, and EZ-MIZER™.
2014: Agrilead receives it's first patent involving SIRA™ (size indexed rate adjustment), a novel seed treatment calculation method executed by the NOVO® system.
2015: Agrilead forms a strategic sales and marketing alliance with KALO, Inc. of Overland Park, KS to gain broader exposure and distribution of the Seed Care Solution products. Through the alliance, KALO is responsible for managing distributor sales of the Advanced Seed Care Solutions consumable products and the NOVO® Seed Care Prescription Management System.
2015: Agrilead launches patent pending IMPRESS™ seed care additive for use with cereal crops to improve seed treatment coverage and manage “dust off” from treated seeds.
2016: Agrilead receives trademark registration for “Bringing the Promise of Every Seed to Life®” representing the company’s passion for the innovation of seed care products, services, and related equipment for the purpose of bringing more value and performance to the seed care industry.
2017: Agrilead receives it’s second patent involving SIRA™ (size indexed rate adjustment)
2018: Agrilead launches patent pending PIZAZZ powdered low-dust seed shine and flow aid.
2019-2020: Agrilead intensifies its commitment to innovation and growth with the purchase of 72 acres for development into a research farm and adjacent building complex expanding office, warehouse, operational, and innovation capacity.
2020: Agrilead joins USC LLC of Sabetha, KS in a collaboration agreement to offer the industry connectivity of the new Agrilead digital Seed Care Pro operations platform with USC application equipment.
2021: Agrilead commercially launches SEED CARE PRO, a cloud-based centralized management system for modern precision seed care businesses.
2021: Agrilead receives patent for Pizazz low-dust dry seed finisher first commercialized in 2018.
WHATEVER YOU DO, WORK AT IT WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AS WORKING FOR THE LORD, NOT FOR MEN. COLOSSIANS 3:23