Jerry Husemann of BASF to Retire

Posted on November 7th, 2019

Long time MiGCSA Member and Sales Representative of Platinum Partner BASF will retire on December 15th. On behalf of the entire MiGCSA Board of Directors and Membership we extend our thanks for Jerry’s steadfast support. Below is a statement from BASF on his contribution to their business and many industries. 

Jerry has had a fulfilling career with BASF in both the agricultural (14 years) and turf segments (17 years) for a total of 31 dedicated years. Jerry’s ability to connect with customers alongside his vast agronomic knowledge from corn and soybeans to turf and ornamental, with a specialty in spray application/nozzles and native areas. Jerry’s infamous Start Early, Finish Strong was part of our marketing communications and agronomic positioning with the Holiday Spray Program as well as Emerald® fungicide and the “bookend” applications. Wishing Jerry all the very best as he embarks on his next chapter in life – spending time with his wife Kathy, children, and grandchildren and making more frequent trips back to the family farm in Illinois.

In retirement Jerry’s new contact information is 937-407-1433 &

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