CELEBRATION INCLUDES LAUNCH OF DEKALB 100TH ANNIVERSARY BIKE ONLINE AUCTION, STARTING JAN. 20 AT 8 A.M. CST
Tomorrow marks an exciting milestone for DEKALB®, one of the nation's leading corn brands. On Jan. 20, 1912, a group of 11 northern Illinois farmers, bankers and county officials laid the foundation for the DEKALB brand, establishing a legacy of industry-leading performance and innovative firsts. Those same founding principles are still upheld today, and exactly 100 years later, DEKALB remains committed to providing farmers with the highest-quality corn genetics to get the most out of every acre.
On Jan. 20, 2012, DEKALB officially starts its 100th anniversary celebration and invites farmers and dealers to join in the festivities all year long.
"DEKALB is proud to celebrate 100 years of service to the agricultural industry," says Jason Hoag, DEKALB Marketing Lead. "We are very appreciative of the support of generations of farmers and DEKALB dealers who have helped the brand reach this historic milestone."
The DEKALB brand invites farmers and dealers to participate in an exciting lineup of 100th anniversary celebrations, such as:
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