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March 27, 2019

Larry leads the Iowa Pest Resistance Management Program in Harrison County, which focuses on pest resistance.

“We’ve had the privilege of working with Larry on creation, development and implementation of the Iowa Pest Resistance Management Program for the past four years. Larry has been a leader in the Iowa program from its inception in 2015,” says Evan Sivesind, program manager at ISU. 

The pest program is a voluntary effort to slow the development of pest and weed resistance to chemical, genetic and agronomic control practices with projects starting up at four locations in Iowa. Read the article to learn more about how Larry began his farming career and built his career to become one of the most influential farmers in the state.