Farm Manager / Real Estate Sales
320 S Main, PO Box 1075
Dighton, Kansas 67839
Mobile: (620) 397-3691
Fax: (620) 397-5160
Property and Casualty License:
Real Estate Sales Person: Colorado, Kansas.
West Central Kansas, Southeastern Colorado
B.S. in Animal Science, Colorado State University
Major: Animal Science Productive Option
Minors: Business and Agronomy
Commodity Broker License
Life and Health Insurance License
Property and Casualty and Crop Insurance License
Real Estate Sales Person License Kansas and Colorado
Farm Manager for Farmers National Company since 2001.
Farm Manager and Ag Consultant for 38 years involving dryland and irrigated farmland in Colorado, Nebraska, and Kansas. From 1986 to 1992, was Manager of a 14,000 acre irrigated farm in southwest Kansas growing alfalfa, corn, popcorn, wheat, sorghum, and dry edible beans. Also the Manager of a grain elevator and dry bean processing plant in Nebraska. Farmland owner for 19 years.
Responsibilities at FNC:
Work with farm management clients to meet their goals and objectives. Including crop enterprise analysis, soil fertility, variety selection, operating budgets, capital expenditure analysis, inspections, reports, and supervision of farm plans. Management of custom farms, crop share, and cash rent farms. Real Estate Salesperson marketing agricultural properties throughout western Kansas and southeastern Colorado. Offer insurance coverage for current farm management clients as well as outside customers.
2020 National Farm Manager of the Year through the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA). This prestigious award recognizes an Accredited Farm Manager (AFM) who has made an impact on the farm management profession.
Top Ten in Business Development.
Presidents Circle Award and Golden Eagle Awards for Real Estate Sales
Member of American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
Past President Kansas Chapter of The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
Board Member of Lane County Economic Development Corporation
Member of the Lane County Airport Board
Board Member Lane County Community Foundation
Board Member Western Kansas Groundwater Management District 1
"If Mark is emblematic of the employees you have recruited, then I must admit in this era of corporate malfeasance and misdeeds, yours is a beacon on a dark landscape. I applaud you on your corporate principles."
"I was immediately struck by Mark's prompt attention and professional manner"
Year started with FNC: 2001
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