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Best of NAMA 2020

2000 marks the 39th time that NAMA has bestowed the Agri-Marketer of the Year Award. Following is a list of recipients:


2000 R.W. "Bud" Porter, John Deere

1999 Bruce Bickner, DeKalb Genetics (Monsanto Global Seed Group)

1998 William F. Kirk, DuPont Agricultural Enterprise

1997 Arnold Donald, Monsanto Agricultural Group

1996 Harry Cleberg, Farmland Industries, Inc.

1995 Ed McMillan, Purina Mills, Inc.

1994 Dwayne Andreas, Archer Daniels Midland

1993 Robert Wichmann, Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.

1992 Gary Parker, Lindsay Manufacturing Co.

1991 W. F. R. Griffith, American Cyanamid Co.

1990 Thomas Dille, Rhone-Poulenc Ag Co.

1989 Nicholas Babson, Babson Brothers Co.

1988 Olin Andrews, Farmers Hybrid Cos. Inc.

1987 Dave Garst, Garst Seed Co.

1986 Leo Bontempo, Ciba Crop Protection

1985 Dr. Kenneth L. Bader, American Soybean Assn.

1984 John N. Chuchman, Ford Tractor Operations

1983 Dr. Owen J. Newlin, Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.

1982 Nicholas Reding, Monsanto Co.

1981 R. C. Lanphier III, Dickey-john Corp.

1980 Joe Ecker, Gehl Co.

1979 Robert M. Book, Elanco Products Division, Eli Lilly & Co.

1978 Roland M. Hendrickson, Pfizer Agricultural Division

1977 Donald E. Fritz, Farmer Hybrid Cos. Inc.

1976 Harold Noren, DeKalb Ag Research Inc.

1975 E. W. Cook, Cook Industries

1974 Walt Buescher, Allis Chalmers

1973 Bill Bricker, Diamond Shamrock Chemical

1972 Fred Stines, Successful Farming

1971 Del Walker, Funk Brothers Seed Co.

1970 Dr. James G. Affleck, American Cyanamid Co.

1969 Lyle Yost, Hesston Corp.

1968 Dr. Robert Spitzer, Murphy Products Co.

1967 Emory Dearborn, Ford Tractor Operations

1966 Maurice Turner, Amchem Products Inc.

1965 George Varner, Eli Lilly & Co.

1964 Morris W. Reid, J. I. Case Co.

1963 W. J. Jensen, Butler Manufacturing Co.

1962 Don Murphy, Wallace's Farmer AM

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