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5METACOM 630 West Carmel Dr, Suite 180, Carmel, IN 46032; 317/580-7540, FAX: 317/580-7550 Web site: www.5metacom.com Year established: 1977 Number of employees: 28 Pres: Chris Wirthwein Ag Media Dir: Patty Travis (ptravis@5metacom.com) PR Dir: Mike King (mking@5metacom.com) Acct Exec: Jason Williams (jwilliams@5metacom.com) Acct Exec: Marty Schmidt (mschmidt@5metacom.com)

AD ALLEY 3257 Gresham Lane East, Aurora, IL 60504; 630/851-8702, FAX: 630/851-6703 Year established: 1991 Pres/Owner: John Costello (adalley@comcast.net)

AD-RITR CREATIVE SERVICES 404 Primrose Dr, Hudson, IA 50643; 319/988-9838, FAX: 815/550-2036 Web site: www.ad-ritr.com Year established: 1996 Owner, Freelance Ag Ad Copywriter & Creative Specialist: Brenda Kruse (brenda@ad-ritr.com) Ad ag accts: CNH Global (Case IH Ag Equipment) (projects), 1999; Deere & Company (John Deere Ag Equipment) (projects), 1996; John Deere Collectibles, 2001

PR ag accts: John Deere Collectibles, 2001

ADCULTURE GROUP INC. 15600 Wayzata Blvd, Suite 301, Wayzata, MN 55391; 952/449-5757, FAX: 952/249-7777 Web site: www.adculture.com Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 55 Pres: Pierre Doyen (pdoyen@adculture.com) Exec VP: Perry Graham (pgraham@adculture.com) VP Client Svcs: Jim Gresham (jgresham@adculture.com) Ag Creative Dir: Libby Lucas (llucas@adculture.com) Client Dir: Jim White (jwhite@adculture.com) Ag Media Dir: Merry Johnson (mjohnsen@adculture.com)

ADFARM (See advertisement in this section) 100 East Seventh Street, Suite 301, Kansas City, MO 64106 Offices: 101 N. 10th St, Suite 310, Fargo, ND 58107 250 333 24 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2S 3E6; 403/410-7600, FAX: 403/410-7601; 130 Research Ln, Suite 7, Guelph, ON N1G 5G3; Web site: www.adfarmonline.com Year established: 1984 Number of employees: 75 Pres: Roger Reierson (roger.reierson@adfarmonline.com) CEO: Kim McConnell (kim.mcconnell@adfarmonline.com) Creative Dir: Glenn Dawes (glenn.dawes@adfarmonline.com) PR Dir: Steve Mercer (steve.mercer@adfarmonline.com)

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AGRIBUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS GROUP 123 Weatherhill Pointe, Carrboro, NC 27510; 919/933-2327, FAX: 919/933-3595 521 Peach St, Lakeside, OH 43440 Web site: www.abc-group.net Year established: 1994 Number of employees: 1 Pres: James F. Haskins (abcgroup@bellsouth.net) Accts: Export Leaf Tobacco Co. (projects), 1997; Fair Products (projects), 1996; Farm Pak Products (projects), 2004; Gas Fired Products Inc. (projects), 2000; Gold Leaf Seed Co., 1995; NC Agribusiness Council (projects), 2002; Southern Farm Tilapia (projects), 2004; SQM and YARA North America (projects), 1999; Terral Seed, 2004; Insect Biotechnology Inc. (projects), 2001; NC Farm Transition Network (projects); Neuse Crop Management, 1998; Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. (projects), 1997; Smithfield Foods (projects), 2000; Turfgrass Council of NC (projects), 2002; Wayne E. Bailey Produce (projects), (all Jim Haskins a/e)

PR farmer-funded accts: Baldwin Charolais Beef (projects), 2005; Cotton Incorporated (projects), 2000; East Carolina Farm Credit (projects), 2002; Grain Growers Cooperative (projects), 2003; NC Christmas Tree Assn. (projects), 1997; NC Cotton Producers Assn. (projects), 1998; NC Pecan Growers Assn. (projects), 2004; NC SweetPotato Commission (projects), 1996; NC Watermelon Assn. (projects), 2002; Tobacco Growers Assn. of NC (projects), 1994 (all Jim Haskins a/e)

ARCHER>MALMO 65 Union Ave, Suite 500, Memphis, TN 38103; 901/523-2000, 800/535-8943, FAX: 901/523-7654 Web site: www.archermalmo.com Year established: 1952 Number of employees: 130 Pres: Russ Williams (rwilliams@archermalmo.com) SrVP, Acct Svcs: Pam Wilkins (pamwilkins@archermalmo.com) Mgmt Supervisor: Mike Butler (mbutler@archermalmo.com) Creative Dir: Eric Hughes Media Dir: Debbie Jordan (djordan@archermalmo.com) Ag Media Buyer: Wes Meador (wmeador@archermalmo.com) Ad ag accts: PlC USA (projects), 2004; Valent Biosciences, 2002 (both Mike Butler); AGCO (projects), 2004 (Mike Butler; Mike Kane); Valent U.S.A. Corp., 2001 (Pete Montgomery, Molly Okeon, Amanda Dame); Cargill Cotton, 1982 (Stephanie Riggs)

PR ag accts: Valent Biosciences, 2002 (Mike Butler; Molly Okeon; Gentry Brann); Valent U.S.A. Corp., 2001 (Molly Okeon, Gentry Brann, Brandy Craig, Amanda Dame)

AYRES KAHLER 6800 Normal Blvd, Lincoln, NE 68506; 402/441-4700, FAX: 402/441-4740 7735 South 134th St, Suite 101, Omaha, NE 68138 Web site: www.ayreskahler.com Year established: 1946 Number of employees: 35 Connie Bayless (cbayless@ayreskahler.com) Pres: Mick Sibbel (msibbel@ayreskahler.com) Ag Creative Dir: Bob Mormann (bmormann@ayreskahler.com) Ag Media Dir: Karen Brokaw (kbrokaw@ayreskahler.com) PR Dir: Cullen West (cwest@ayreskahler.com) Ad ag accts: Firestone Ag Tires (projects), 1996; Stauffer Seeds, 2001 (both Lynn Franzluebbers); Baldwin Filters (projects), 2003; Hoegemeyer Hybrids, 2000; TierOne Bank, 1945; Triton Genetics, 2002; Valmont Irrigation, 1961 (all Mick Sibbel) Ad farmer-funded accts: Nebraska Farmers Choice, 2000 (Karen Brokaw)

PR ag accts: Stauffer Seeds, 2001 (Lynn Franzluebbers); Baldwin Filters (projects), 2003; Hoegemeyer Hybrids, 2000; TierOne Bank, 1945; Triton Genetics, 2002; Valmont Irrigation, 1961 (all Mick Sibbel); Claas of America (projects), 2004 (Bob Mormann); Farmers National (projects), 2003 (Lynn Franzluebbers)

PR farmer-funded accts: Nebraska Soybean Board (projects), 1997 (Karen Brokaw)

BADER RUTTER & ASSOCIATES, INC. (See advertisement in this section) 13845 Bishop's Dr, Brookfield, WI 53005; 262/784-7200, FAX: 262/938-5595 Branch office: 825 M St, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508; 402/434-5307, FAX: 402/477-2354 Web site: www.baderrutter.com Year established: 1974 Number of employees: 139 Carol Gessert (cgessert@bader-rutter.com) Pres: Greg Nickerson (gnickerson@bader-rutter.com) Ag Creative Dir: Mike McCabe Ag Media Dir: Irene Hindman (ihindman@bader-rutter.com) Ag Media Buyer: Jacci Buehl (jbuehl@bader-rutter.com) Ad ag accts: Dairy Business Assn, 2001; Dow AgroSciences, 1981; Merial, 2000; Mosaic, 1993; Mycogen Seeds, 1998

PR ag accts: Dairy Business Assn, 2001; Dow AgroSciences, 1981; Merial, 2000; Mosaic, 1993; Mycogen Seeds, 1998

BALCOM-VETILLO DESIGN, INC. 529 E. Locust, DeKalb, IL 60115-3328; 815/756-3216, FAX: 815/756-3317 Web site: www.balcom-vetillo.com Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 5 Pres: Mike Balcom-Vetillo Ag Creative Dir: Chris Swedberg Ad ag accts: AGCO Parts (projects), 1995; BFI Innovations (Apex) (projects); Cady Inc., 2000; Hawkeye Steel (Pride of the Farm, Brewer Watering Tanks) (projects), 2003; PetAg (Fermacto) (projects), 2003; Ajinomoto LLC, 1999; Engineered Storage Products (Harvestore, Slurrystore) (projects), 1989

Ad farmer-funded accts: Cotton, Inc. (projects), 2004

PR ag accts: Ajinomoto LLC, 1999; Engineered Storage Products (Harvestore, Slurrystore) (projects), 1989

BIGGS/GILMORE COMMUNICATIONS 261 E. Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007; 269/349-7711,877/317-9264, FAX: 269/349-9657 Web site: www.biggs-gilmore.com Year established: 1973 Number of employees: 72 Principal: Gerard Miron (gmiron@biggs-gilmore.com) Ag Media Buyer: Melissa Locke Ad ag accts: Pfizer Animal Health (projects), 2003 (Gerard Miron)

BLASDEL CLEAVER SCHWALBE 1525 Locust St., Kansas City, MO 64108; 816/474-3166, FAX: 816/474-3328 Web site: www.bcsthinktank.com Year established: 2003 Number of employees: 7 Partner: Illinois Blasdel (illinois@bcsthinktank.com) Partner: Leigh Ann Cleaver (leighann@bcsthinktank.com) Partner: Kelly Schwaibe (kelly@bcsthinktank.com) Ad ag accts: AgriStar Global Network (projects), 2004; National Corn Growers Association (projects), 2003; Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (Swine Division), 2004; Livestock Marketing Association (projects), 2004; MachineryLink, Inc., 2003; Meredith Corporation (projects), 2005; Morse Enterprises Limited, Inc. (KeyPlex), 2004; QuickFarm, 2005

PR ag accts: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. Swine Division), 2004; Livestock Marketing Association (projects), 2004; MachineryLink, inc., 2003; Meredith Corporation (projects), 2005; Morse Enterprises Limited, Inc. (KeyPlex), 2004; QuickFarm, 2005; Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (Corporate) (projects), 2004; Companion Animal Parasite Council, 2005; Tessenderlo Kerley (projects), 2003

BRIGHTON AGENCY, INC. 349 Marshall Ave, Suite 100, Saint Louis, MO 63119; 314/961-9393, 800/259-8617, FAX: 314/961-9343 Web site: www.brightonusa.com Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 60 Pres/Ag Client Svcs Dir: Roger Yount (roger.yount@brightonusa.com) COO/HR Mgr: Tina Vonderhaar (tina.vonderhaar) Ag Creative Dir: Tim Farthing (steve.puckett@brightonusa.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Leon Halbert (leon.halbert@brightonusa.com) Ad ag accts: Missouri Dept. of Agriculture, 2001; Royal Canin, N.A., 1989; Sundowner Trailers (projects), 1998; Tri-Pro Specialties (projects), 1999; BASF (digital marketing), 1997; Delta & Pine Land Company, 2004; IRON Solutions, 2004

PR ag accts: BASF (digital marketing), 1997; Delta & Pine Land Company, 2004; IRON Solutions, 2004; Missouri Dept. of Agriculture, 2001

PR farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Association (projects), 1999

BROADHEAD + CO (See advertisement in this section) 123 North Third St, Suite 605, Minneapolis, MN 55401; 612/617-7936, FAX: 612/623-4810 Sacramento, CADes Moines, IA Web site: www.broadheadco.com Year established: 2001 Number of employees: 11 Ad ag accts: ABG, An Adayana Company, 2002; Agco (projects), 2005; Ecolab (projects), 2002; Emerald BioAgriculture, 2002; Novecta (projects), 2002; United Phosphorus, Inc, 2004 Ad farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Association (projects), 2001

PR ag accts: ABG, An Adayana Company, 2002; Agco (projects), 2005; Ecolab (projects), 2002; Emerald BioAgriculture, 2002; Novecta (projects), 2002; United Phosphorus, Inc, 2004; National FFA (projects), 2005

PR farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Association (projects), 2001; Almond Board of California, 2005

BRUSH ART CORPORATION 343 W. Hwy 24, Downs, KS 67437; 785/454-3383, FAX: 785/454-3415 Web site: www.brushart.com Year established: 1962 Number of employees: 24 Pres: Tim Brush (timbrush@brushart.com) VP, Sales: Tom Brush (tombrushart.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Jenny Grady (jgrady@brushart.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Savana Brush Ag Media Dir: Judy Long (jlong@brushart.com)

BRYANT, LAHEY & BARNES, INC. 5300 Foxridge Dr, Mission, KS 66202; 913/262-7075, FAX: 913/262-2049 Year established: 1976 Number of employees: 5 Pres: Forrest D. Bryant (advertising@blbadv.com) Ag Creative Dir: Richard Bennett (artdir@blbadv.com) Ad ag accts: Schering-Plough Animal Health, 1983 (Lorraine Barnes); Lextron Inc., 1983; MultiMin USA, Inc., 2002; Stone Manufacturing, 1986 (all Forrest Bryant)

PR ag accts: Lextron Inc., 1983; MultiMin USA, Inc., 2002; Stone Manufacturing, 1986 (all Forrest Bryant)

BY JONES, INC. 29 Rabbit Hill Rd, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550; 609/897-0800, FAX: 609/897-0874 Web site: www.byjones.com Year established: 2002 Pres: Sybil Jones (sjones@byjones.com)

CS&A MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS 808 Eldorado Rd, Bloomington, IL 61704; 309/664-0707, FAX: 309/663-9589 Web site: www.thinkcsa.com Year established: 1979 Number of employees: 25 Pres: Wilson Burge VP/Ag Client Svcs Dir: Jess Houghton (jhoughton@thinkcsa.com) Ag Creative Dir: Kim Urban Ag Med Dir: Susann Sullivan-Aden Ad ag accts: Kent Feeds (projects), 1997; ForTheFarm.com, 1999; Lechler Ag Products, 2002; Precision Planting, 2002; Yetter Manufacturing, 2001 (all B. Helling)

PR ag accts: ForTheFarm.com, 1999; Lechler Ag Products, 2002; Precision Planting, 2002; Yetter Manufacturing, 2001 (all B. Helling)

CANYON COMMUNICATIONS 1630 S. Stapley Dr, Suite 117, Mesa, AZ 85204; 480/775-8880, FAX: 480/775-8882 Web site: www.canyoncomm.com Year established: 1999 Number of employees: 9 Pres: Nancy Landl (nl@canyoncomm.com) Creative Dir: Gary Greuel (gg@canyoncomm.com) Ad and PR ag accts: FarmLinks at Pursell Farms, 2000; Fertizona, 2003; Gowan Company, 2000; Gowan Milling, 2002; Pursell Technologies Inc., 1999

CCI MARKETING 435 Root St, PO Box 68, Park Ridge, IL 60068-0068; 847/836-5100, FAX: 847/792-7565 Web site: www.ccimarketing.com Year established: 1986 Number of employees: 2 Owner/Pres: Warren E. Clark (warren.clark@ccimarketing.com) Ag Media Buyer/Client Svcs Dir/Controller: Fiona M. Shubrook Ad ag accts: Advertising & Public Relations Agencies: AgriStar Global Networks, Ltd., 2000; Farms Technology, LLC, 2001; Farms.com (projects), 1995

Ad farmer-funded accts: AgriStar Global Networks, Ltd. 2000; Farms.com (projects) 1995; Deere (projects) 1991; BEELINE (projects) 2001; DeKalb (projects) 1990

PR ag accts: AgriStar Global Networks, Ltd., 2000; Farms Technology, LLC, 2001; Farms.com (projects), 1995; CDMS (projects), 2003; CropVerifeye, LLC (projects), 2003; DeKalb Seed Company (projects), 2002; Landec Ag (projects), 2002; Red Wing Software (projects), 2004; Superior Livestock. Inc. (projects), 2003

PR farmer-funded accts: ASA/USB (projects), 1986 (Warren E. Clark)

CHANDLER EHRLICH 6750 Lenox Center Ct, Suite 300, Memphis, TN 38115; 901/761-5748, FAX: 901/767-5170 Web site: www.cecnet.com Year established: 1977 Number of employees: 35 Pres: Jerry Ehrlich (jehrlich@cecnet.com) Chief Mktg Officer: Michael Littman (mlittman@cecnet.com) VP, Acct Supervisor: Ken Woodmansee (kwoodmansee@cecnet.com) Ag Creative Dir: Mike Leon (mleon@cecnet.com) Ad ag accts: Farm Credit Services of Illinois, 2002; Floratine, 2000 (both Ken Woodmansee) PR ag accts: Farm Credit Services of Illinois, 2002; Floratine, 2000 (both Ken Woodmansee)

CHARLESTON/ORWIG, INC. (See advertisement in this section) 515 W. North Shore Dr, Hartland, WI 53029; 262/563-5100, FAX: 262/563-5101 100 E. Kimberly Rd, Suite 403, Davenport, IA 52806 Web site: www.codemand.com Year established: 1992 Number of employees: 65 CEO: Lyle Orwig (leo@charlestonorwig.com) Ag Creative Dir: Mark Gale (mgale@charlestonorwig.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Chris Czeskleba (cczeskleba@charlestonorwig.com) Ag Media Buyer: Laura Henke (lhenke@charlestonorwig.com) Ad ag accts: Smithfield Beef Group, 1994 (Jason Abramczyk); BASF Plant Science, 1998 (Kim Jones); Cryoport Systems Inc., 2000 (Lyle Qrwig); National Cattlemen's Beef, 2004; Pfizer Animal Health, 2001 (both Marcy Tessmann); Brillion Farm Equipment, 1997; Dairyland Seed Company Inc., 1993; GrowSafe, 2005; Nutra-Park, 2003 (all Mark Moore); Hoard's Dairymen, 2003; Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (projects), 2002 (both Mike Opperman); Arm & Hammer, 2001; Veterinary Medical Group, 2004; Wisconsin Equine Clinic, 2004 (all Wynnie Zuchowski)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Holstein Association, 2003; Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, 2001 (both Mike Opperman)

PR ag accts: Smithfield Beef Group, 1994 (Jason Abramczyk); BASF Plant Science, 1998 (Kim Jones); Cryoport Systems Inc., 2000 (Lyle Orwig); National Cattlemen's Beef, 2004; Pfizer Animal Health, 2001 (both Marcy Tessmann); Brillion Farm Equipment, 1997; Dairyland Seed Company Inc., 1993; GrowSafe, 2005; Nutra-Park, 2003 (all Mark Moore); Hoard's Dairymen, 2003; Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (projects), 2002 (both Mike Opperman); Arm & Hammer, 2001; Veterinary Medical Group, 2004; Wisconsin Equine Clinic, 2004 (all Wynnie Zuchowski); Animal Agriculture Alliance, 2005; Murphy-Brown LLC, 2003; Smithfield Foods, Inc., 2003 (all Beth Andersen); Woods Equipment Co., 1999 (Mike Aabram)

PR farmer-funded accts: Holstein Association, 2003; Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, 2001 (both Mike Opperman)

COLLE+MCVOY 8500 Normandale Lake Blvd, Suite 2400, Minneapolis, MN 55437; 952/852-7500, FAX: 952/852-8100 Web site: www.collemcvoy.com Year established: 1935 Number of employees: 170 Pres/COO: Phil Johnson VP, Mgmt Supervisor: Myrna Krueger Ag Media Dir: Laurie Christen Ad ag accts: Case IH/New Holland, 2002; Agriliance, LLC, 1994; AgStar Financial Services, 2001; CHS (including foods, grain, and Cenex branded energy products), 1994; CROPLAN GENETICS, 2000; Farm Credit Services of Mid-America, 2002; Zeba, 2004

PR ag accts: Agriliance, LLC, 1994; AgStar Financial Services, 2001; CHS (including foods, grain, and Cenex branded energy products), 1994; CROPLAN GENETICS, 2000; Farm Credit Services of Mid-America, 2002; Zeba, 2004; North American Olive Oil Association, 2002

CONCENTRE COMMUNICATIONS INC. 7600 Terrace Ave, Suite 104, Middleton, WI 53562; 800/456-7579; 608/642-6701 Branch office: 401 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1200-38, Chicago, IL Web site: www.concentre-communications.com Year established: 1980 Pres: Jennifer Dinehart (jwdinehart@concentre-communications.com) VP, Client Svcs: Carie Beeman Creative Dir: Yien Barnett

COUNTRYSIDE MARKETING, INC. N78 W14573 Appleton Ave, #287, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051; 262/253-6902, FAX: 262/253-6903 Web site: www.countryside-marketing.com Year established: 1994 Number of employees: 3 Pres: Carroll E. Merry (cmerry@countryside-marketing.com) VP, Creative: Jean Merry (jean.merry@countryside-marketing.com) Ad ag accts: Prudential Financial, 2003 (Jean Merry); Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, 2003; Land Pro LLC, 2003 (both Carroll Merry); Alliance Ag Services, LLC, 2004; Capital Agricultural Property Services, 1999 (both Jean Merry)

PR ag accts: Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, 2003; Land Pro LLC, 2003 (both Carroll Merry); Alliance Ag Services, LLC, 2004; Capital Agricultural Property Services, 1999 (both Jean Merry); American Bankers Association (projects), 1996; Daughhetee & Parks, PC (projects), 2004; EnviroDynamics (projects), 1998; Farm Financial Standards Council, 1994; John Greene Land Company (projects), 2004 (all Carroll Merry)

PR farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Association (projects), 2001 (Carroll Merry)

CRAWFORD/FENTON ASSOCIATES, INC. 6C Culnen Dr, Somerville, NJ 08876; 908/722-4229, FAX: 908/722-8569 Web site: www.crawfordfenton.com Year established: 1972 Number of employees: 14 Pres: David M. Crawford VP, Mktg/Ag Media Dir: Howard Kessler (hkessler@crawfordfenton.com) Ag Creative Dir: Emil Wojcik HR Mgr: Karen McAvoy (karen.mcavoy@crawfordfenton.com) Ad and PR ag accts: Cheminova, 1990; Intervet Inc., 1976; Intervet Inc., 2000 (all Howard Kessler)

CREATIVE COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC. 1823 Sagrada Rd, Edwards, MO 65326-2612; 573/345-1124, 877/410-3551, FAX: 573/345-0461 Web site: www.ccnmarketing.com Year established: 1991 Number of employees: 6 Steve Glover (sglever@mmvbc.com) Pres: Catherine Butler Exec VP: Ron Butler (rebutler@starband.net) Creative Dir: Steve Nelson Ag Creative Dir: Frank Addington (addington3@aol.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Susan Kincaid (allmediainc@everestkc.net) Ad ag accts: Agri-Inject, Inc. (projects), 2004; Eden Bioscience, 2004; KALO Inc. (projects), 2002; Loveland Products (UAP) (projects), 1994 (all Ron Butler)

PR ag accts: Agri-Inject, Inc. (projects), 2004; Eden Bioscience, 2004; KALO Inc. (projects), 2002; Loveland Products (UAP) (projects), 1994; USDA (eGovernment) (projects), 2003 (all Ron Butler)

CROSS COUNTRY MARKETING ASSOCIATES N47 W29095 Hwy JK, Hartland, WI 53029; 262/367-7186 Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 2 Owner: Bill Anderson (billa@cedar.net) Ad ag accts: Harvest Tec, Inc., 2003; Jung Seed Genetics Inc., 1995; Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc., 1995; OXBO International Corporation, Inc., 1999

PR ag accts: Harvest Tec, Inc., 2003; Jung Seed Genetics Inc., 1995; Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc., 1995; OXBO International Corporation, Inc., 1999

DAVID & ASSOCIATES 233 E. 14th St, Suite 150, Hastings, NE 68901; 402/462-6226, FAX: 402/461-3123 1811 W. 2nd St, Suite 400, Grand Island, NE 68801 Web site: www.teamdavid.com Year established: 1984 Number of employees: 14 Pres: David Buchholz (dave@teamdavid.com) Ag Creative Dir: Jeff Cates (jeff@teamdavid.com) Ag Media Dir: Shaun Schleif (shaun@teamdavid.com) Ad and PR ag accts: Nebraska Department of Agriculture (projects), 1989; Perennial Public Power (projects), 2000; The Mercantile (projects), 2002; AcuaBiotec (projects), 2000; Circle Seed Hybrids (projects), 2003; Clean Fuels Development Coalition (projects), 1993; E-10 Unleaded, 2000; Kugler Co., 1987; Nebraska Agriculture Industry Partnership (projects), 2003; Nebraska Ethanol Board, 1984 (all Dave Buchholz); Cargill Animal Nutrition, 1994 (Dave Buchholz, Jeff Oates); Response Products, 2004 (Dave Buchholz/Jeff Oates); Brownie Systems, 2000; MFS/York/Stormor, 1997; Sentinel Building Systems, 2000 (all Jeff Oates)

Ad and PR farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Association (projects), 2002; Nebraska Beef Council (projects), 2003; Nebraska Corn Board, 1987; Nebraska Corn Growers Association, 1988; Nebraska Grain Sorghum Board (projects), 1988; Nebraska Pork Producers Association (projects), 1991 (all Dave Buchholz)

DAVIS HARRISON DION 333 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 2300, Chicago, IL 60601; 312/332-0808, FAX: 312/332-4260 Web site: www.dhdchicago.com Year established: 1979 Pres: Doug Davis (dougd@dhdchicago.com) Exec VP: Sue Harrison (sueh@dhdchicago.com) Ag Creative Dir: Bob Dion (bobd@dhdchicago.com) Ad ag accts: Degussa Ag, 1997; Iowa Farmer Today, 1985; Pet-Ag, 1987

THE DUDNYK GROUP OF MARKETING COMPANIES 100 Tournament Dr, Horsham, PA 19044; 215/957-9871, FAX: 215/957-9872 Branch office: Raleigh, NC E-mail: blinton@dudnyk.com Web site: www.dudnyk.com Year established: 1981 Number of employees: 100+ Ag Client Svcs Dir: Paula Johnson (pjohnson@ndw.com) Ad ag accts: SPAH Aquaculture (projects), 2003 (Margaret Taylor); BASF Agricultural Products, 1985 (Paula Johnson)

PR ag accts: BASF Agricultural Products, 1985 (Paula Johnson)

THE DUFF COMPANY 11125 N.W. Ambassador Dr, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO 64153; 816/891-8845, 800/825-0312, FAX: 816/891-7576 Web site: www.TDClink.com Year established: 1986 Number of employees: 12

Pres/Ag Creative Dir: Jerry N. Duff (jduff@TDClink.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Mary Jane Duff (mjduff@TDClink.com) Ag Media Buyer: Judith Rittmann (jrittmann@tdclink.com) Copy/PR Dir: Jerry Schleicher (slycur@TDClink.com) Ad ag accts: Chemtura Corp., 1990; Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, 2005; MIRoTEC Australia 2002; Progressive Nutrition, 2003 (all Jerry Duff); Agri Laboratories, 2002; America's Alfalfa, 2000; Felton International, 2002; Hytest Seeds, 2000 (all Mary Jane Duff)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Dairy Farmers of America (projects), 1999 (Carla Roberts)

PR ag accts: Chemtura Corp., 1990; Luitpeld Pharmaceuticals, 2005; MIRoTEC Australia, 2002; Progressive Nutrition, 2003 (all Jerry Duff); Agri Laboratories, 2002; America's Alfalfa, 2000; Felton International, 2002; Hytest Seeds, 2000 (all Mary Jane Duff)

PR farmer-funded accts: Dairy Farmers of America (projects), 1999 (Carla Roberts)

FLEISHMAN-HILLARD INC. 200 N. Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63102; 314/982-1700 Web site: www.fleishman.com Kansas City, Austin, Brussels, Dallas, Houson, Minneapolis, Sacramento, Washington DC Web site: www.fleishman.com Year established: 1946 Number of employees: 2,000 Sr VP & Partner/KC Food & Agribusiness Practice Leader: RickThaemert (thaemerr@fleishman.com) Sr VP & Partner/Global Agribusiness Practice Leader: Jamie Greenheck (greenhej@fleishman.com) Ag Issues & Crisis Comms: Daren Williams (williamd@fleishman.com) Ag Biotechnology: Colleen Parr (parrc@fleishman.com) Agribusiness, Europe: Carrie Scott (scottcar@fleishman.com)

GIBBS & SOELL, INC. (See advertisement in this section) 600 Third Ave, 6th floor, New York, NY 10016; 212/697-2600, FAX: 212/697-2646 Branch offices: Chicago: 2800 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 730, Hoffman Estates, IL 60195; 847/519-9150; FAX: 847/519-1877; Raleigh: 8521 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615; 919/870-5718, FAX: 919/870-8911; San Francisco: 111 Pine St, Suite 1530, San Francisco, CA 94111; 415/362-9930, FAX: 415/362-9935; Zurich: Augustinergasse 21, CH 8001, Zurich, Switzerland; 011 411 205 5565, FAX: 011 411 205 5568 E-mail: cmallozzi@gibbs-soell.com Web site: www.gibbs-soell.com Year established: 1971 Number of employees: 110 Pres/CEO: Cos Mallozzi (cmallozzi@gibbs-soell.com) Controller: Richard Greulich Principal PR Editor: Mark Monroe New York Contact: Luke Lambert Chicago Contact: Jeff Attheide Raleigh Contact: Bob Bowman San Francisco Contact: Roger Ryerson Zurich Contact: Kellie Nolan

PR ag accts: Cargill, 2002; GE Rail Services, 2004; Georgia-Pacific, 2004; Honeywell, 1999; NatureWorks LLC, 2000; Syngenta Agrisure Traits, 2004; Syngenta Crop Protection, 2000; Syngenta Professional Products, 2000; Syngenta Seeds, 2002

GILLHAM & ASSOCIATES MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS 521 Pepperwood Ct, Bonita, CA 91902; 619/482-8820, FAX: 619/482-8825 Web site: www.gillhamassociates.com Year established: 1989 Managing Dir/Principal PR Editor: Felicia Gillham (fgillham@cox.net) Ag Creative Dir: Mona Howell (coviusa@san.rr.com) Ag Media Dir: Susan Kincaid (allmediainc@everestkc.net)

GROUP LEAF LLC PO Box 546, Hudson, WI 54016; 715/381-0123, FAX: 651/204-2262 Web site: www.groupleaf.com Year established: 2003 Number of employees: 4 Pres: Greg Leaf (greg@groupleaf.com) Principal/CFO: Cathy Larson Leaf (cathy_leaf@groupleaf.com) Ad ag accts: WI Association of Agricultural Educators, 2003 (Cathy Leaf); PIC USA (projects), 2004 (Greg & Cathy Leaf); Cargill Animal Nutrition (projects), 2005; Geringhoff U.S. (projects), 2003; MN Agri-Growth Council, 2004 (all Greg Leaf)

Ad farmer-funded accts: MN Pork Board (projects), 2005; MN Turkey Research & Promotion Council, 2004 (both Greg Leaf)

PR ag accts: WI Association of Agricultural Educators, 2003 (Cathy Leaf); PIC USA (projects), 2004 (Greg & Cathy Leaf); Cargill Animal Nutrition (projects), 2005; Geringhoff U.S. (projects), 2003; MN Agri-Growth Council, 2004; University of Minnesota (College of Agriculture) (projects), 2005 (all Greg Leaf)

PR farmer-funded accts: MN Turkey Research & Promotion Council, 2004 (Greg Leaf)

THE GUNTER AGENCY 351 Prairie Heights Drive, Verona, WI 53593; 608/848-0300, 877/564-2100 E-mail: marketing@gunteradvertising.com Web site: www.gunteradvertising.com Year established: 1997 Number of employees: 10 Pres/Ag Creative & Media Dir: Randy Gunter Pres: Cindy Gunter Ad ag accts: Wyffels Hybrids, 1997

PR ag accts: Wyffels Hybrids, 1997

HANSEN COMMUNICATIONS 3212 West 1000 South Rd, Kankakee, IL 60901-7651; 815/937-1778, FAX: 815/937-8855 Web site: www.hansencommunications.com Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 7 Pres/Principal PR Editor: Pat Hansen (phansen@hansencommunications.com) PR ag accts: Agri-King, 2000; Balchem Encapsulates (projects), 2003; Diamond V Mills, 1996; Kemin Americas (projects), 2002 (all Pat Hansen)

HICKMAN + ASSOCIATES, INC. 11350 N. Meridian St, Suite 100, Carmel, IN 46032; (1) 317/816-9760, FAX: (1) 317/816-9770 Web site: www.hickmanassociates.com Year established: 1993 Number of employees: 15 Pres: Melissa E. Hickman (mhickman@hickmanassociates.com) CEO: Vaughn Hickman (vhickman@hickmanassociates.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Tiffany Frash (tfrash@hickmanassociates.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Paul Queck (pqueck@hickmanassociates.com) Ad ag accts: Unity Seeds Direct (projects), 2003 (Melissa Hickman); OmniSTAR, 1998 (Tiffany Frash) PR ag accts: W.K. Kellogg Foundation, 1998 (Paul Queck)

HOLLIS & ASSOCIATES 1730 Knox Rd, Collierville, TN 38017; 901/853-7014, FAX: 901/853-6062 Year established: 1985 Owner: Philip Hollis (philiphollis@earthlink.net) Ad ag accts: Arkansas Seed Dealers Association (projects), 2003; Becker Underwood, 2001; Dulaney Seed Inc. (projects), 2003; Helena Chemical Co., 1994; Horizon Ag, 2002; Judd Hill Foundation (projects), 2004; Micro Flo Company (projects); Terral Seed Co., 2001; The Catfish Institute (projects), 2000 (all Philip Hollis)

INSIGHT ADVERTISING, MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS (13) 6200 Aurora Ave, Suite 607-E, Urbandale, IA 50322; 515/331-3206, 666/331-3206, FAX: 515/331-3208 Web site: www.lnsightCubed.com Year established: 2004 Number of employees: 5 Pres: Michael P. Libbie (michael@insightcubed.com) Ad ag acets: Consumer Supply, 2005 (Michael R Libbie); Calcium Products, Inc, 2004; National Tractor Parts Dealer Association, 2004 (both Michael Libbie)

PR ag accts: Calcium Products, Inc, 2004; National Tractor Parts Dealer Association, 2004 (both Michael Libbie)

THE INTEGER GROUP 2633 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA 50321; 515/288-7910, 800/752-2633, FAX: 515/288-8439 Web site: www.integer.com Year established: 1977 Number of employees: 110 COO/Exec VP: Al Tramontina (atramontina@integermidwest.com) Ag Creative Dir: Kent Fieldsend Ag Med Dir/Buyer: Bill Frame (bframe@integermidwest.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Jane Hillstrom (jhillstrom@integermidwest.com) Ad ag accts: Firestone Agricultural Tire Company, 1991 (J.D. Norman a/d)

PR ag accts: Firestone Agricultural Tire Company, 1991 (Ann Appleseth a/d, Travis Whittington a/e); Garst Seed Company, 2002 (Linda Leydens a/e)

PR farmer-funded accts: Dairy Management Inc., 2002 (Jane Hillstrom a/d); National Cattlemen's Beef Association, 2004 (Jane Hillstrom a/d, Linda Leydens a/e)

INTROBANG! INC. 7540 Market Place Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344; 952/943-8374, FAX: 952/943-8376 Web site: www.introbang.com Year established: 1985 Number of employees: 9 Pres/Ag Creative Dir: Robert Knutson (bob@introbang.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Linda VanGuilder (linda@introbang.com) VP: Debbie Strane (debbie@introbang.com) Ad ag accts: Nutrena; ACH Seeds (projects), 2001; Purina (Outside US) (projects), 2002 (both Debbie Strane); Nutrena Feeds (projects), (Linda Van Guilder); Cargill Animal Nutrition (projects), 1990 (Linda Van Guilder, Debbie Strane)

Ad farmer-funded accts: National Pork Board, 2002 (Linda Van Guilder)

THE JACKSON GROUP 5804 Churchman Bypass, Indianapolis, IN 46203-6109; 317/791-9000, 888/JACKSON, FAX: 317/791-9800 Web site: www.jacksongroup.com Year established: 1961 Number of employees: 250 CEO: Norm Cosand (ncosand@jacksongroup.com)

Ad ag accts: Cargill AgHorizons (projects), 2003; Caterpillar (projects), 1996; McKillip Seeds, 2004 Ad farmer-funded accts: Indiana Soybean Board, 1998

JOHNSON KRUMWIEDE ROADS 123 N. 3rd St, Suite 605, Minneapolis, MN 55401; 612/623-8000, FAX: 612/623-4810 Web site: www.JKRagency.com Year established: 2003 Number of employees: 7 Pres: Jeff Johnson (jeff.j@JKRagency.com) Ag Creative Dir: Dan Krumwiede (dan.k@JKRagency.com) Ag Creative: Craig Roads (craig.r@JKRagency.com) Ag Media Buyer/Dir: Jean Eckman (jean.e@JKRagency.com) Ad ag accts: Land O'Lakes (animal milk products and feed division)

PR ag accts: Land O'Lakes (animal milk products and feed division)

JONES AND THOMAS INC. 786 N. Sunnyside Rd, Decatur, IL 62522; 217/423-1889, FAX: 217/425-0680 Web site: www.jonesthomas.com Year established: 1980 Number of employees: 40 Ad ag accts: Archer Daniels Midland Co., 1986; Yotta Pet Products, 2005; Alliance Nutrition, 2005; DICKEY-john, Inc., 2003; Matsutani America, 2000; Matsutani Chemical Japan (projects), 2002 Ad farmer-funded accts: Illinois Soybean Association, 1998

PR ag accts: Alliance Nutrition, 2005; DICKEY-john, Inc., 2003; Matsutani America, 2000; Matsutani Chemical Japan (projects), 2002

PR farmer-funded accts: Illinois Soybean Association, 1998

LATORRA, PAUL & MCCANN * 120 E. Washington St, Syracuse, NY 13202; 315/476-1646, FAX: 315/476-1611 Web site: www.lpm-adv.com Year established: 1993 Number of employees: 30 Pres: Louis J. Latorra (latorra@lpm-adv.com) VP, Client Services: Mike Ancillotti (mancillotti@lpm-adv.com) Creative Dir: John Hoeschl PR Dir: Mark Kenville (mkenville@lpm-adv.com) PR Dir: Steve Hoefer (shoefer@lpm-adv.com) Ag Media Dir: Mark Anderson (manderson@Ipm-adv.com) Ad ag accts: Land O' Lakes Feed, 2005; New York State Fair, 1984; Dairy One, 2002; EquiAnalytical, 2004; Fort Dodge Animal Health, 1987; Keenan & Co. Ltd., 2004; LEAD NY, 2002

Ad farmer-funded accts: American Dairy Assn (milk), 1980; New York Beef Industry Council (projects) (projects), 2003 (all)

PR ag accts: Dairy One, 2002; EquiAnalytical, 2004; Fort Dodge Animal Health, 1987; Keenan & Co. Ltd., 2004; LEAD NY, 2002 (all)

AL PAUL LEFTON COMPANY INC. 100 Independence Mall W., Philadelphia, PA 19106; 215/923-9600, FAX: 215/351-4298 E-mail: ckain@lefton.com Web site: www.leffon.com Year established: 1928 Number of employees: 45 Pres: Al Paul Lefton, Jr. (allefton@lefton.com) Ag Creative Dir: Lou Brandsdorfer (lbranclsdorfer@lefton.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Jill Ditton (jditton@lefton.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Steve Yarrow (syarrow@lefton.com) Ad ag accts: Cerexagri Inc., 2002 (Donna White)

PR ag accts: Cerexagri Inc., 2002 (Jim Talbot)

LEPOIDEVIN RICKINGER GROUP 245 S. Executive Dr, Suite 365, Brookfield, WI 53005; 262/754-9550, FAX: 262/754-9554 Web site: www.thelrgroup.com Year established: 1997 Number of employees: 11 Principal: Dean R LePoidevin (dean@thelrgroup.com) Ag Creative Dir: John F Rickinger (jr@thelrgroup.com) Acct Exec: Judson Luke (judson@thelrgroup.com) PR Acct Exec: Dan Burkee (dan@thelrgroup.com) Ad and PR ag accts: Drew Scientific, 2005; Exosect Limited, 2004; Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, 2003; Schering-Plough Animal Health, 1998; STAR Horse Products, 2004 (all Dean LePoidevin)

LESSING-FLYNN 3106 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312; 518/274-9271,888/274-9271, FAX: 515/274-9283 Web site: wwwJessingflynn.com Year established: 1907 Number of employees: 15 Pres: Connor Flynn (tflynn@lessingflynn.com)

MANGAN HOLCOMB RAINWATER CULPEPPER 2300 Cottondale Ln, Suite 300, Little Rock, AR 72202; 501/376-0321, FAX: 801/376-6127 Web site: www.people-energy-ideas.com Year established: 1972 Number of employees: 30 Pres: Steve Holcomb (steve@people-energy-ideas.com) Sr VP/COO: David Rainwater Ag Creative Dir: Chip Culpepper Ag Media Dir: Melissa Wilcoxson (melissa@people-energy-ideas.com)

MARKETING PRIORITY 901 Twelve Oaks Center Dr, Suite 911, Wayzata, MN 55391; 952/473-1501, FAX: 952/475-1756 Web site: www.marketingpriority.com Year established: 1962 Number of employees: 3 Pres/Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Michael Peterson (mike@marketingpriority.com) Ag Creative Dir: Kristi Johnson Ad and PR ag accts: Allied Equipment Sales, 1965; Garnet Manufacturing, 1999; Garlock Equipment, 1992; Hosokawa Bepex, 2004; Nu-Con Equipment, 1991; Waconia Manufacturing, 1982 (all Mike Petersen a/s, a/e)

MARTIN/WILLIAMS ADVERTISING 60 S. Sixth St, Suite 2800, Minneapolis, MN 55402-4444; 612/340-0800, FAX: 612/342-9700 Web site: www.martinwilliams.com Year established: 1942 Number of employees: 185 Jeff Tresidder (j.tresidder@martinwilliams.com) Pres: Steve Collins (s.collins@martinwilliams.com) VP, Mgmt Supervisor: Tim Burke (t.burke@martinwilliams.com) Mgmt Supervisor: Paul Durham (p.durham@martinwilliams.com) Ag Media Dir: Terry McInroy (t.mcinroy@martinwilliams.com) Assoc Ag Media Dir: Judy Nielsen (j.nielsen@martinwilliams.com) Ad ag accts: Syngenta Crop Protection (herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, seed treatment), 1985 (Tim Burke)

MCCORMICK COMPANY (See advertisement in this issue) 1000 S. Adams, PO Box 1931, Amarillo, TX 79189; 806/374-5333, FAX: 806/372-7040 Branch offices: 1201 N.W. Briarcliff Pkwy, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO 64116; 816/584-8444, FAX: 816/584-8310; 10550 New York Ave, Suite 100, Des Moines, IA 50322; 515/251-8805, FAX: 515/251-8909500 W. Seventh, Suite 803, Ft. Worth, TX 76102; 817/332-6991, FAX: 817/332-9132; 316342 31st Line, Embro, Ontario N0J 1J0 Canada; 519/421-6438, FAX: 519/475-4792 Web site: www.mccormickcompany.com Year established: 1926 Number of employees: 95 Pres: Mark Perrin (perrin@mccormickcompany.com) Ag Media Buyer: Zach Tassell (ztassell@mccormickcompany.com) Ag Media Buyer: Kathy Kavanaugh HR Mgr: Rick Zimmer Ad ag accts: DuPont Crop Protection, 2001 (Evan Davies a/s, Melinda Oberly a/e, Dean Loftis a/e, Dan Danford a/e); Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., 1968 (Evan Davies a/s, Steve Fink a/e, Rod Randel a/e, Karen Sample a/e); Cactus Feeders, 1995 (Kathy Cornett a/s); AzTx Cattle Company, 1981 (Kathy Cornett, a/s); AgriLabs, 2001; Kemin Industries, 2000 (both Doug Swanson a/e); Unverferth, 2002 (Gary Vincent a/e, Zita Quade a/e); Stoller Enterprises, Inc., 2003 (Jim Holmes a/e); AIIflex USA, Inc., 1990 (Kathy Cornett a/s); Murphy-Brown LLC, 1997 (Russ Berndt a/e); Bayer CropScience Seed-applied Insecticide, 1999 (Russ Berndt a/e, Zita Quade a/e); MicroBeef Technologies, 1990 (Stephanie Sullivan a/e); Elanco Animal Health (cattle business unit), 1999 (Suzi Sutton-Vermeulen a/s); VetLife, 1996 (Suzi Sutton-Vermeulen a/s, Doug Swanson a/e) Ad farmer-funded accts: Iowa Cattlemen's Association, 2002 (Gary Vincent a/e); Texas Cattle Feeders Association, 1968; Texas Wheat Producers, 1988 (both Kathy Cornett a/s); Coalition to Support Iowa Farmers, 2004 (Gary Vincent a/s, Greta Lang a/e); Kansas Livestock Association, 2001; National Cattlemen's Beef Association, 2004 (both Kathy Cornett a/s); National Pork Producers Council, 2004 (Matt Sutton-Vermeulen a/s, Zita Quade a/e)

PR ag accts: DuPont Canada Crop Protection, 2005 (Janell Aust a/s, Karen Sample a/e); Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., 1968 (Janell Aust a/s); DuPont Crop Protection, U.S., 2001 (Janell Aust a/s, Dan Danford a/e)

MCDANIELS MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS PO Box 729, Pekin, IL 61555-0729; 309/346-4230, FAX: 309/346-8458 Web site: www.mcdanielsmarketing.com; www.ie-media.com Year established: 1966 Number of employees: 20 Pres: Randall McDaniels (rmcdaniels@mcdmarketing.com) Ag Creative Dir: Rodney Standley Ad ag accts: Advance Trading (projects), 1991; CNH Global (DMI, Case IH, New Holland tillage), 1966; FBI Buildings, Inc. (projects), 2003 (all Randall McDaniels a/e); 1st Farm Credit Services, 2005 (Randall McDaniels a/e); Diener Seeds; Rawson Controls, (both Randall McDaniels a/e)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Illinois Soybean Association (projects), 1992 (Randall McDaniels a/e) PR ag accts: 1st Farm Credit Services, 2005 (Randall McDaniels a/e); Diener Seeds; Rawson Controls, (both Randall McDaniels a/e)

PR farmer-funded accts: Illinois Soybean Association (projects), 1992 (Randall McDaniels a/e)

THE MCFARLAND GROUP 15255 Watertown Plank Rd, Elm Grove, WI 53122; 262/786-5891, FAX: 262/786-3913 Web site: www.mcfarlandgroup.com Year established: 1978 Number of employees: 10 Pres: Mike McFarland (mikem@mcfarlandgroup.com) Ag Creative Dir: Kathy True Ad and PR ag accts: ATI Global, 1998; Bradco, 1999; Briggs & Stratton, 2004; CE Attachments, 2001; Gehl Co, 1992; Patrick Cudahy (projects), 1999; The Major, 1999

MCKINLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC. 3676 S. Noland Rd, Suite 111, Independence, MO 64055; 816/833-8100, FAX: 816/833-8188 2728 East University Dr, #1812, Auburn, AL 36830 Web site: www.mckinleycommunications.com Year established: 1983 Number of employees: 19 Pres/CEO: Dr. Steve McKinley (stevem@mckinleycommunications.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: James R Roberson (royr@mckinleycommunications.com) Ag Creative Dir: Justin Parks Ag Media Dir: Cathy Pollard (cathyp@mckinleycommunications.com) Ad ag accts: Quail Tech, 2003 (Cathy Pollard); ADVISYS, 2001; Agrisel, 2003; Hubbard Feeds, 2001 (all Dr. Steve McKinley); Crop Quest, 2003; Merial Avian Global Enterprise, 2004 (both Roy Roberson)

PR ag accts: Quail Tech, 2003 (Cathy Pollard); ADVISYS, 2001; Agrisel, 2003; Hubbard Feeds, 2001 (all Dr. Steve McKinley); Crop Quest, 2003; Merial Avian Global Enterprise, 2004 (both Roy Roberson); PIC Swine Genetics (projects), 2003 (Cathy Pollard); Monsanto Swine Genetics (projects), 2004 (Dr. Steve McKinley)

MEERS MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS 201 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64105; 816/474-2920, 800/259-7346, FAX: 816/474-2925 Web site: www.meers.com Year established: 1992 Number of employees: 12 Pres: Sam Meers (sam@meers.com) Ad ag accts: Kansas City Board of Trade, 1999; Rosen's, 2003

PR ag accts: Rosen's, 2003

THE MEYOCKS GROUP 6800 Lake Dr, Suite 150, West Des Moines, IA 50266; 515/225-1200, FAX: 515/225-6400 Web site: www.outofthebox.com Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 30 Pres: Donna Tweeten (donnatweeten@outofthebox.com) Sr VP: Doug Jeske Sr VP: Jill Greene Sr VP: Jim Head Sr VP: Rachel Allinson Ad ag accts: Virbac Animal Health, 2003; Farm Credit Services of America, 1999; Iowa Corn Promotion Board, 2003; Landec Ag, 2003; Latham Seeds, 2002

PR ag accts: Farm Credit Services of America, 1999; Iowa Corn Promotion Board, 2003; Landec Ag, 2003; Latham Seeds, 2002; Iowa Corn Growers Association, 2003; Iowa State Univ. College of Agriculture, 2003

MARIA MIRSKY, ADVERTISING & PUBLIC RELATIONS 301 Oxford Valley Rd, Suite 202B, Yardley, PA 19067; 215/321-7970, FAX: 215/321-8120 Year established: 1986 Number of employees: 4 Pres/Creative Dir: Maria Mirsky (mirsky@earthlink.net) Ag Media Buyer: Kristy Boldt (mirskykristy@earthlink.net) Ad and PR ag accts: Ag Container Recycling Council (ACRC), 1999; Murray Equipment, 1999 (both Kristy Boldt); Makhteshim Agan of North America, Inc. (MANA), 2002; Wilbur-Ellis (projects), 2002 (both Maria Mirsky)

MORGAN&MYERS (See advertisement in this section) N16 W23233 Stone Ridge Dr, Suite 200, Waukesha, WI 53188; 262/650-7260, FAX: 262/650-7261 Branch offices: Waterloo: 1005 Stratford Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701; 319/233-0502, FAX: 319/233-8077 e-mail: jwhipps@morganmyers.com Minneapolis: 2909 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55408; 612/825-0050; FAX: 612/825-9599 e-mail: Iloeb@morganmyers.com Web site: www.morganmyers.com Year established: 1982 Number of employees: 54 Pres: Tim Oliver (toliver@morganmyers.com) Principal, Dir., Corporate Affairs and Social Resposibility: Linda Wenck (Iwenck@morganmyers.com) Principal, Dir., Agriculture and Pasture-To-Plate Practice: Max Wenck (mwenck@morganmyers.com) Principal, Dir., Integrated Marketing Comm.: Janine Whipps (jwhipps@morganmyers.com) Dir, Food, Health and Nutrition: Lou Ann Loeb (lloeb@morganmyers) Ad ag accts: Altria Family of Companies, 1996; Cargill, 2000; Foremost Farms, 2005; Novartis Animal Health USA, Inc., 2003; Oil-Dri Corp., 2003; Rabobank, 2005

Ad farmer-funded accts: American Farm Bureau Federation (projects), 2005; NCSRP/Plant Health Initative, 2004; The SoyFoods Council, 2004

PR ag accts: Altria Family of Companies, 1996; Cargill, 2000; Foremost Farms, 2005; Novartis Animal Health USA, Inc., 2003; Oil-Dri Corp., 2003; Rabobank, 2005; Case IH, 1997; CNH, 2005; Global Animal Management, 2005; McDonald's Corp., 2005; NCSRP/Plant Health Initative, 2005

PR farmer-funded accts: American Farm Bureau Federation (projects), 2005; NCSRP/Plant Health Initative, 2004; The SoyFoods Council, 2004; Iowa Soybean Association & Promotion Board (projects), 1994

NICHOLSON KOVAC, INC. 600 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64105; 816/842-8881, FAX: 816/842-6340 #1 Information Way, Suite 201, Little Rock, AR 72201; 5100 East Skelly Dr, #640, Tulsa, OK 74135; 7500 Flying Cloud Dr, Suite 100, Eden Prairie, MN 55334 Web site: www.nicholsonkovac.com Year established: 1981 Number of employees: 136 Pres/CEO: F. Peter Kovac (pkovac@nicholsonkovac.com) Exec VP, Chief Creative Officer: Nick Nicholson Sr VP, Dir Media Svcs: Sheree A. Johnson (s johnsen@nicholsonkovac.com) Ag Creative Dir: Jim Radosevic Sr VP, Dir PR: Bob Rumpza Ag Media Buyer: Angela Hunter Ag Media Buyer: Staci Kassen Ad ag accts: Trimble Navigation, 2003 (Them Ludtke, Erik Drake); FMC Corp. (Agricultural Products Group), 2002 (Them Ludtke, Michelle Tollefson)

PR ag accts: Trimble Navigation, 2003 (Them Ludtke, Erik Drake); FMC Corp. (Agricultural Products Group), 2002 (Them Ludtke, Michelle Tollefson)

OSBORN & BARR COMMUNICATIONS (See advertisement in this section) One N. Brentwood Blvd, 8th Floor, St. Louis, MO 63105; 314/726-5511,888/235-4332, FAX: 314/726-6350 Branch offices: Kansas City: 304 W. Eighth St, Kansas City, MO 64105; 816/471-2255, FAX: 816/471-747 Johnston: 6165 NW 86th St, Bldg A, Suite 226, Johnston, IA 50131,515/727-1714, FAX: 515/727-1713 Winnipeg: 3 Woodcott Place, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada R3P; 204/488-8392, FAX: 204/488-8741 London: 305 Commissioners Road West, London, Ontario, Canada N6J1Y4, 519/641-2270, FAX: 519/641-2274 Web site: www.osbom-barr.com Year established: 1988 Number of employees: 135 Pres: Joe Osborn (osbornj@osborn-barr.com) CEO: Steve Barr (barrs@osbern-barr.com) Ag Creative Dir: Cheryl Bergeron (bergeronc@osborn-barr.com) Ad ag accts: Michelin North America (Ag tires) (projects), 2003 (Jeff Whetstine, Ginger Price); John Deere Credit (projects), 1990 (Joy Johnson); Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (Channel communications, member communications), 2004 (Deanna Roelfs); American Soil Technologies, Inc (projects), 2003 (Ginger Price); Monsanto (Bollgard, Asgrow, DEKALB, Hartz, Roundup brands, YieldGard brands), 1988 (Jennifer Turley); Intervet (Majestic, Prestige, Matrix), 2002 (Luke McKelvie); Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) (Ag communications) (projects), 2002 (Michelle Hummel); Monsanto Canada (Roundup Ready, DEKALB, Advanta Seeds), 2003 (Peter Hohenadel); John Deere & Co. (Deere ag products), 1989 (Steve Barr)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Cattlemen's Beef Board/NCBA (Beef Checkoff) (projects), 1996 (Tyler Kelley); National Pork Board (Pork Checkoff), 2003 (Deanna Roelfs); United Soybean Board (Soybean Checkoff), 1995; Wisconsin Soybean Council (projects), (both Kiersten McCarty); Ohio Soybean Council (projects), 1999; US Potato Board, 2004 (both Marisa Snyder)

PR ag accts: Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (Channel communications, member communications), 2004 (Deanna Roelfs); American Soil Technologies, Inc. (projects), 2003 (Ginger Price); Monsanto (Bollgard, Asgrow, DEKALB, Hartz, Roundup brands, YieldGard brands), 1988 (Jennifer Turley); Intervet (Majestic, Prestige, Matrix), 2002 (Luke McKelvie); Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) (Ag communications) (projects), 2002 (Michelle Hummel); Monsanto Canada (Roundup Ready, DEKALB, Advanta Seeds), 2003 (Peter Hohenadel); John Deere & Co. (Deere ag products), 1989 (Steve Barr); USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) (Rural Development), 2004 (Jeff Whetstine)

PR farmer-funded accts: National Pork Board (Pork Checkoff), 2003 (Deanna Roelfs); United Soybean Board (Soybean Checkoff), 1995; Wisconsin Soybean Council (projects), (both Kiersten McCarty); Ohio Soybean Council (projects), 1999; US Potato Board, 2004 (both Marisa Snyder)

OPEN ROADS 320 E. Buffalo St, Suite 606, Milwaukee, WI 53202; 414/227-1000, FAX: 414/227-1001 Web site: www.openreads-bgdn.com Year established: 2002 Number of employees: 3 Ad and PR ag accts: Bioproducts, 2004; Engineered Storage Products Company (Harvestore/Slurrystore), 2005; Genesis Instruments, 2003; Hilltop Valley Dairy (projects), 2004; The Dr, Larson Company, 2005; Westby Cooperative Creamery (projects), 2005

PR WORKS PMB 239--PO Box 9000, Edgartown, MA 02539-9000; 508/627-6949, FAX: 928/569-2491 Web site: www.prworks.net Year established: 1986 Pres/Principal PR Editor: Joseph Feeks (jfeeks@prworks.net) Ad ag accts: Newsham Genetics, 2002; Schering-Plough Aquaculture (projects), 2004

PR ag accts: Newsham Genetics, 2002; Schering-Plough Aquaculture (projects), 2004; Alpharma (projects), 2002; American Scientific Laboratories Inc., 1999; Novartis Animal Health, 2002; The Sulphur Institute, 1986

PADILLA SPEER BEARDSLEY 1101 West River Pkwy, Suite 400, Minneapolis, MN 55415; 612/455-1700, FAX: 612/455-1060 Web site: www.psbpr.com Year established: 1961 Number of employees: 85 Pres: Lynn Casey (Icasey@psbpr.com) VP/New Bus Contact: Greg Smith (gsmith@psbpr.com) PR ag accts: BASF Turf & Ornamental, 2003 (Chris Higgins); American Crystal Sugar (projects), 2004; BASF Professional Vegetation Management, 2002 (both Greg Smith); Minnesota Department of Ariculture (projects), 2004 (Megan Fairchild Anderson)

THE PAULLUS AGENCY Renaissance Ranch/Client Conference Center, PO Box 65, Harpers Ferry, IA 52146; 563/586-2959, FAX: 563/586-2954 Administrative Offices: The Paullus Agency, PO Box 10260, Cedar Rapids, IA 52410-0260, 319/362-1333, FAX: 319/362-9043 Year established: 1985 Pres/Creative Dir: Greg Paullus (gpaullus@acegroup.cc) Agency Mgr: JoAnn Bervid-Carstensen Ad ag accts: Diamond V, 2004; Fairfax State Savings Bank, 1985; Hunter Companies, 2004; Schils America, 1997

PAULSEN MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS 3510 S. First Ave Cir, Sioux Falls, SD 57105; 605/336-1745, FAX: 605/336-9577 Web site: www.paulsenmarketing.com Year established: 1951 Number of employees: 25 Pres: Thane Paulsen (thane@paulsenmarketing.com) VP: Greg Guse (gguse@paulsenmarketing.com) Ag Creative Dir: Mark Smither Ag Media Dir: Kristi Moss Ag Media Buyer: Mindy Gross Ad ag accts: Ecolab Inc. (projects), 1993 (Greg Guse); Kubota Tractor, 2000 (Greg Guse/Marcus Squier); Worthington Ag Parts, 1986 (Greg Guse/ Mindy Gross); Prince Agri Products, 1995 (Greg Guse); Grain States Soya, 1999; Hubbard Feeds, 1992; Krone Hay and Forage Technology, 2003; Nortec Seed, 2004; Ridley Block Operations, 1996 (all Shane Dailey)

Ad and PR farmer-funded accts: South Dakota Beef Industry Council (projects), (Alicia DeGeest); South Dakota Soybean Council (projects), 1992 (Greg Guse); Ag United for Soutrh Dakota, 2004; South Dakota Corn Utilization Council (projects), 2003 (both Shane Dailey)

PR ag accts: Prince Agri Products, 1995 (Greg Guse); Grain States Soya, 1999; Hubbard Feeds, 1992; Krone Hay and Forage Technology, 2003; Nortec Seed, 2004; Ridley Block Operations, 1996; Cooperative Credit, 1999 (all Shane Dailey)

PETRIK-SMITH GROUP, MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS 501 N. Lindbergh Blvd, Suite 100, St. Louis, MO 63141; 314/994-0844 Web site: www.petriksmith.com Year established: 1988

DAN PIPKIN ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC. 429 N. Walnut St., Danville, IL 61832; 217/446-1021, FAX: 217/446-3062 Web site: www.danpipkinadvertising.com Year established: 1971 Number of employees: 8 Acct Supv: Brad Pipkin

POVENMIRE AGRI-MARKETING 11423 E. 15tb St, Independence, MO 64052; 816/252-4353, FAX: 816/252-8828 E-mail: povenmire@aol.com Web site: www.povenmireag.com Year established: 2002 Number of employees: 3 Ad ag accts: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc (projects); Colleen Callahan Communications; National Association of Farm Broadcasters, 2001

PR ag accts: Colleen Callahan Communications; National Association of Farm Broadcasters, 2001; Professional Retailer Magazine (projects), 2004

PROM KROG ALTSTIEL, INC. 11053 N. Towne Square Rd, Mequon, WI 53092; 262/241-9414, FAX: 262/241-9454 Web site: www.pkamar.com Year established: 1986 Number of employees: 16 Pres: Bruce Prom (bruce@pkamar.com) Partner/Ag Client Svcs Dir: Steve Krog (sskrog@pkamar.com) Ag Creative Dir: Tom Altstiel (tba@pkamar.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Carrie Woldt-Rolfs (carrie@pkaman.com) Ad ag accts: Renk Seeds, 1992 (Steve Krog); Encap LLC, 2005 (Bruce Prom); Intervet Inc., 1994; Wesffalia-Surge, 1995 (both Steve Krog)

PR ag accts: Encap LLC, 2005 (Bruce Prom); Intervet Inc., 1994; Westfalia-Surge, 1995 (both Steve Krog)

RPR COMPANY 611 S. Palm Canyon, Suite 7168, Palm Springs, CA 92264; 760/321-5352, FAX: 760/321-5026 Year established: 2003 Number of employees: 2 Pres: Rick Purnell (rpurnell@dc.rt.com) Art Dir: Sally Nemeth (snemeth@kc.rr.com) Ad ag accts: Benyshek and Hough Consulting Services, 2003 (Rick Purnell)

PR ag accts: Benyshek and Hough Consulting Services, 2003; Anderson Biosystems, LLC (projects), 2004; Beck Ag Com, Inc. (projects), 2005; Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (projects), 2004; Heartland Cattle Company (projects), 2003 (all Rick Purnell)

RED LIZARD CREATIVE 9740 Scranton Rd, Suite 150, San Diego, CA 92121; 858/453-3761,800/453-3761, FAX: 858/453-3946 Web site: www.rediizardcreative.com Year established: 1985 Number of employees: 10 CEO: Bill Fruehling (billf@redlizardcreative.com) Pres: Lynne A. Fruehling (lynne@redlizardcreative.com) Financial Mgr: Resa Landau (rasa@redlizardcreative.com) Ag Creative Dir: Ben Marion (bmarion@redlizardcreative.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Joe Robertson (joe@redlizardcreative.com) Ad and PR ag accts: Britz Fertilizer (projects), 2004 (Lynne Fruehling); Montana Tractor, 2004; Phelps Dodge (projects), 1990 (both Bill Fruehling); AgriGator, 2001; AutoFarm, a Novariant Company, 2002; Chemtura Corporation, 1987 (all Joe Robertson)

RESULTS MARKETING 2224 E. 12th St, Davenport, IA 52803-3709; 563/322-2065, FAX: 563/322-2093 Web site: www.resultsimc.com Year established: 1996 Number of employees: 6 Pres/Ag Media Dir: David Aeschliman (davea@resultsimc.com) Ad and PR ag accts: Cornelius Seed, 1998; Deere & Co. Credit Union, 2000; Diamond V Mills, 2004; Hertz Farm Management, 1998; Swiss Valley Farms, 1998; Great Western Supply, 1997 (Shanna Basala)

RHEA & KAISER MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS (See advertisement in this section) 400 E. Diehl Rd, Suite 500, Naperville, IL 60563; 630/505-1100, FAX: 630/505-1109 Branch office: 1822 E. NC Hwy 54, Suite 150, Durham, NC 27713; 919/544-1121, FAX: 919/405-2201 Web site: www.rkconnect.com Year established: 1978 Number of employees: 120 Pres: Stephen Rhea (steve_rhea@rkconnect.com) Ag Creative Dir: John Van Kaiser (van_kaiser@rkcennect.com) VP/Acct Mgr Supervisor: Diane Martin (diane_martin@rkconnect.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Patsy Comella (patsy_cornelia@rkconnect.com) Ad ag accts: Ag Data, 2001 (Brian Rund); GROWMARK, Inc., 1981; Pfizer Animal Health (Companion Animal Products), 2003 (both Diane Martin); Caterpillar Inc., 2001 (Jim Haist); Pfizer Animal Health, 2001 (Kim Cooke); Bayer CropScience, 1985 (Steve Rhea)

PR ag accts: Ag Data, 2001 (Brian Rund); GROWMARK, Inc., 1981; Pfizer Animal Health (Companion Animal Products), 2003 (both Diane Martin); Caterpillar Inc. (heavy equip), 2001 (Jim Haist); Pfizer Animal Health, 2001 (Kim Cooke); Bayer CropScience, 1985 (Steve Rhea); Archer Daniels Midland Company, 2005

PR farmer-funded accts: Cotton, Inc., 2003 (Brian Rund)

RON SCHERER & COMPANY 1839 Ghent Rd, Suite 220, PO Box 168, Columbia, IL 62236; 618/281-6648, FAX: 618/281-6667 Web site: www.schererandcompany.com Year established: 1994 Number of employees: 4 Pres: Ron Scherer (ron@schererandcompany.com) Ad ag accts: IL Soil Testing Assn, 1998; The Maschhoffs, Inc., 2003; Trouw Nutrition USA, 1994 (all Ron Scherer a/e); Midwest Area River Coalition, 2000; Peoples Bank & Trust, 2003; Pro Brands LLC, 2003; Romer Labs, 2005; Vetgate USA, 2005 (all Scott Rodemich a/e)

Ad farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Assn (projects), 1994 (Ron Scherer a/e)

PR ag accts: IL Soil Testing Assn, 1998; The Maschhoffs, Inc., 2003; Trouw Nutrition USA, 1994 (all Ron Scherer a/e); Midwest Area River Coalition, 2000; Peoples Bank & Trust, 2003; Pro Brands LLC, 2003; Romer Labs, 2005; Vetgate USA, 2005 (all Scott Rodemich a/e); The Forage Leader (projects), 2004 (Debra Keefe a/e); Mississippi Valley Equipment Assn, 2002; Prairie Farms Dairy (projects), 2005; U.S. Livestock Genetics Export Inc, 2002 (all Ron Scherer a/e); American Soybean Association (projects), 2004; Wiechert Seed (projects), (both Scott Rodemich)

PR farmer-funded accts: National Corn Growers Assn (projects), 1994 (Ron Scherer a/e); American Soybean Association (projects), 2004 (Scott Rodemich)

SCHLASSE GMBH FOR COMMUNICATIONS Alte Freiheit 1, Wuppertal 42103; (0049) 202/24 54 8-12 ext 11, FAX: (0049) 202/244 24 56 Web site: www.schlasse.de Year established: 1959 Number of employees: 30 Anja Schumacher (schumacher@schlasse de) Managing Dir: Jochen Krieger (j.krieger@schlasse.de) Managing Dir: Karlheinz Lohmann (lehmann@schlasse.de) Acct Supervisor: Volker Koch (koch@schlasse.de) Ad ag accts: Bayer CropScience Deutschland GmbH (Farm Protect), 2001; DSM Agro Deutschland GmbH (Nutramon) (projects), 1999; John Deere Advertising Agency (AutoTrac), 2004; Strube-Dieckmann (Sugar Beet Seeding), 2004 (all Volker Koch)

SETALA & ASSOCIATES W12741 735th Ave, River Falls, WI 54022; 715/262-5338, FAX: 715/262-5338 E-mail: setala@redwing.net Year established: 1992 Number of employees: 1 Pres: Jon Setala (setala@redwing.net) Ad ag accts: Brown Seed, 1995;Truax, 1992 (both Jon Setala)

SOLUTIONS INC. RESULTS THROUGH CREATIVE MARKETING 4725 Merle Hay Rd, Suite 107, Des Moines, IA 50322-1983; 515/247-0001, FAX: 515/247-0002 Web site: www.solutionsinc.com Year established: 1987 Number of employees: 15 Pres: Keri Storjohann (keri@solutionsinc.com) Ag Creative Dir: Greg Wilde (greg@solutionsinc.com) Ag Media Dir: Jolene Finley (jelenef@solutionsinc.com) Ad ag accts: Garst Seed Co., 1988 (Doug Reynolds); Miraco, 1990 (Greg Wilde); Gutwein Seeds, 1999; PSA Genetics, 1998 (both Susie Clouser)

STEPHAN & BRADY INC. 1850 Hoffman St, Madison, WI 53704-2594; 608/241-4141; FAX: 608/241-4246 Branch office: PO Box 68306, Schaumburg, IL 60168-0306; 847/891-8144; FAX: 847/891-8147 Web site: www.stephanbrady.com Year established: 1952 Number of employees: 46 Pres: George Whitely (gwhitely@stephanbrady.com) Ag Creative Dir: Ward Wixon Ag Media Dir: Lorrie Fenstra (Ifenstra@stephanbrady.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Lisa Hartman Ad ag accts: Wisconsin Public Service, 2004; Badgerland Farm Credit Services, 2004; Wisconsin Farm Credit System, 2004 (all Lisa Hartman)

Ad farmer-funded accts: American Egg Board, 1998; Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, 1986 (both Lisa Hartman)

PR ag accts: Badgerland Farm Credit Services, 2004; Wisconsin Farm Credit System, 2004 (both Lisa Hartman) PR farmer-funded accts: Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, 1986 (Lisa Hartman)

STEPHENS & ASSOCIATES ADVERTISING, INC. 7300 W. 110th St, Suite 530, Overland Park, KS 66210-2332; 913/661-0910,800/466-0910, FAX: 913/661-0967 Web site: www.stephensad.com Year established: 1980 Number of employees: 30 Pres: Chuck Stephens (chuck@stephens-adv.com) VP: Tom Apple (tom@stephens-adv.com) Ag Creative Dir: Jennifer Broker (jbrocker@stephens-adv.com) Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Kathy Binkley (kbinkley@stephens-adv.com) Ad ag accts: Golden Harvest Seeds, Inc., 1999 (David Hill, Chuck Stephens); Brock Grain & Feed Systems (projects), 1999 (Ray Huss); Novartis Animal Health, 2004 (Tom Apple, Allyson Langekamp)

PR ag accts: Golden Harvest Seeds, Inc., 1999 (David Hill, Chuck Stephens); Novartis Animal Health, 2004 (Tom Apple, Allyson Langekamp)

SWANSON RUSSELL ASSOCIATES 1222 P St, Lincoln, NE 68508; 402/437-6400; FAX: 402/437-6401 Branch office: 14301 FNB Pkwy, Suite 312, Omaha, NE 68154, 402/393-4940, FAX: 402/393-6926 Web site: www.sramarketing.com Year established: 1962 Number of employees: 110 Pres: Steve Russell (stever@sramarketing.com) Exec VP/Ag Client Svcs Dir: Wes Neuhaus (wesn@sramarketing.com) Ag Creative Dir: Kathleen Durkin Ag Media Dir: Kay Wigle (kayw@sramarketing.com) Media Strategist: Jon Peterson Ad ag accts: Claas Omaha (LEXION combine) (projects), 2001 (Steve Johnson); Nebraska Department of Agriculture (projects), 2004 (Wes Neuhaus); Nebraska State Fair, 1994 (Dave Hansen a/s, Terry Holt a/e); Becker Underwood, 2000 (Dave Wegener); NC+ Hybrids, 1988 (Jim Matya); Krause Corporation, 2005; Snyder Industries, 1982 (both Steve Johnson); AGP (projects), 1994 (Susan Rehm); National Livestock Producers Association, 2005 (Wes Neuhaus); Schering-Plough Animal Health, 1994 (Wes Neuhaus, Susan Rehm)

PR ag accts: Nebraska State Fair, 1994 (Dave Hansen a/s, Terry Holt a/e); Becker Underwood, 2000 (Dave Wegener); NC+ Hybrids, 1988 (Jim Matya); Krause Corporation, 2005; Snyder Industries, 1982 (both Steve Johnson); AGP (projects), 1994 (Susan Rehm); National Livestock Producers Association, 2005 (Wes Neuhaus); Schering-Plough Animal Health, 1994 (Wes Neuhaus, Susan Rehm); NE Foundation for Ag Awareness, 2002 (Steve Johnson)

TRI-STATE ADVERTISING CO., INC. 307 S. Buffalo St, Warsaw, IN 46580; 574/267-5178, FAX: 574/267-2965 Web site: www.tri-stateadv.com Year established: 1948 Number of employees: 11 Pres: Clayton R. Kreicker (clay@tri-stateadv.com) Ag Creative Dir: April Menzie Sr VP: TJ Hartman (tj@tri-stateadv.com) Ad ag accts: Mier Products, 1990 (Clayton Kreicker); Claas of America, 1991; Claas Omaha, 2002; Worksaver Inc., 1980 (all TJ Hartman)

PR ag accts: Claas of America, 1991; Claas Omaha, 2002; Worksaver Inc., 1980 (all TJ Hartman)

TRILIX MARKETING GROUP (FORMERLY PORTER & ASSOCIATES) 4000 114th St, Urbandale, IA 50322; 515/221-4900, FAX: 515/221-0000 Web site: www.porterandassociates.com Year established: 2004 Number of employees: 14 Ag Client Svcs Dir: Leah Schomburg (leah@trilixgroup.com) Ag Creative Dir: Abe Goldstien Ag Media Buyer: Brett Adams (brett@trilixgroup.com) Ad ag accts: NPPC/World Pork Expo, 2002 (Leah Schomburg)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Iowa Pork Producers Association, 1997; NPPC/World Pork Expo, 2002 (both Leah Schomburg)

PR ag accts: NPPC/World Pork Expo, 2002; Iowa Pork Producers Association, 1997 (both Leah Schomburg)

PR farmer-funded accts: Iowa Pork Producers, 1997 (Donley Moran a/e)

TWO RIVERS MARKETING 106 East 6th, Des Moines, IA 50309; 515/557-2063, FAX: 515/557-2001 Web site: www.tworiversmarketing.com Year established: 2000 Number of employees: 56 Pres: Tom Dunphy (tomd@2rmg.com) Acct Svc Assoc: Scott Clem (scottc@2rmg.com) PR Assoc: Greg Ehm (grege@2rmg.com) Ad ag accts: Funk Manufacturing, 2003; John Deere Credit (Construction & Forestry), 2002; John Deere Credit (Commercial & Consumer Equipment), 2003; John Deere Credit (Golf & Turf), 2002; John Deere Power Systems (Engines), 2000; McCormick USA, 2003 PR ag accts: Funk Manufacturing, 2003; John Deere Credit (Construction & Forestry), 2002; John Deere Credit (Commercial & Consumer Equipment), 2003; John Deere Credit (Golf & Turf), 2002; John Deere Power Systems (Engines), 2000; McCormick USA, 2003; Bobcat Company, 2001; Crop1 Insurance (projects), 2004; Red Wing Software (projects), 2005

VISTACOMM 1401 North C Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104; 605/977-2100, 800/657-8070; FAX: 605/332-4200 Web site: www.vistacomm.com Year established: 1997 Number of employees: 24 Pres: Bill Byrne (bbyrne@vistacomm.com) VP/COO: Troy Long (troy@vistacomm.com) Client Svc Mgr: Tania Kocmick (tan ia@vistacomm.com)

WALDINGER CREATIVE 1010 Park Ave, Ste 103, Baltimore, MD 21201; 410/244-1122; FAX: 410/244-0791 Web site: www.creativeW.com Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 6 Pres: Tom Waldinger (tom.waldinger@creativew.com)

WALZ TETRICK ADVERTISING 6299 Nail Ave, Suite 300, Mission, KS 66202; 913/789-8778; FAX: 913/789-8493 Web site: www.walztetrick.com Year established: 1967 Number of employees: 28 Pres: Charles Tetrick (ctetrick@wtads.com) VP, Acct Svcs: Ed Clement (eclement@wtads.com) Ag Creative Dir: Bev Bellinger Ag Media Dir/Buyer: Joanna Cowel (jcowel@wtads.com) Ad ag accts: DeLaval Inc., 2001 (Lesley Hause); Krause, 1998; OCCU-TEC, 2005; P.B.I. Gordon (projects), 1998; Rinke irrigation, 2005 (all Ed Clement); Betamix; LLoyd Laboratories, (both Shannon Jeffries)

PR ag accts: Krause, 1998; OCCU-TEC, 2005; P.B.I. Gordon (projects), 1998; Rinke irrigation, 2005 (all Ed CLement); Betamix; LLoyd Laboratories, (both Shannon Jeffries)

WESLEY DAY ADVERTISING 1441 29tb St, Suite 111, West Des Moines, IA 50266-6500; 515/224-9330; FAX: 515/224-6737 Web site: www.wesleyday.com Year established: 1949 Number of employees: 9 Pres/Ag Client Svcs Dir: David Sanderson (dave@wda.com) Ag Creative Dir: Wil Steinhart (wil@wda.com) Ag Media Dir: Lindsay Ackelson (lindsay@wda.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Dale Roberson (dale@wda.com) Ad ag accts: AGRI Industries, 2001; AGCO (projects), 1997; Landini, 2003 (all Dale Roberson)

PR ag accts: AGCO (projects), 1997; Landini, 2003 (both Dale Roberson)

WOODRUFF SWEITZER 515 Cherry St, Suite 300, Columbia, MO 65201; 573/875-7917; 888/300-7485; FAX: 573/874-7979 Canada: 1220 Kensington Rd N.W., #303 Calgary, AB T2N 3P5; 403/291-2922; FAX: 403/291-2365 Kansas City: 118 Southwest Blvd, Suite 300 Kansas City, MO 64108; 816/255-1917; FAX: 816/255-1979 Web site: www.woodruffsweitzer.com Year established: 1992 Number of employees: 30 Pres: Terry Woodruff (twmail@woodruffco.com) Ag Creative Dir: Steve Engle Ag Media Buyer: Susan Kincaid (allmediainc@everestkc.net) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Scott Kington Herd Improvement (projects), 1999; RBC Royal Bank, 1989; SeCan, 2001; University of Guelph (projects), 2000; Vanderhave Seeds, 2004; Livestock Marketing Association (projects), 2004; Ontario Pork (projects), 2004

FLEISHMAN-HILLARD 33 Bloor St. E, Suite 1500, Toronto, ON M4V 3H1; 416/214-0701,866/897-0701, FAX: 416/214-0720 Web site: www.fleishman.com Year established: 1993 Number of employees: 45 Agribusiness, Canada: Jane Shapiro (shapiroj@fleishman.com) PR ag accts: Canadian Egg Marketing Agency; Maple Leaf Foods; Pfizer Animal Health

GJA COMMUNICATIONS 193 Woolwich St, Guelph, ON N1H 3V4; 519/822-2888, FAX: 519/822-1092 Web site: www.gjacommunications.com Year established: 1978 Number of employees: 10 Pres.: Frances Marciniak (frances@gjacommunications.com) CEO: Ginty Jocius

HEYDAY COMMUNICATIONS #200-173 2nd Ave S., Saskatoon, SK S7K 1K6; 306/683-4250, FAX: 306/683-4252 Year established: 1995 Number of employees: 6 Pres: Rod T Delahey (rod@heyday.ca) Ad ag accts: Monsanto (DEKALB western Canada), 1999; Philom Dies, 1996; UAP Canada, 2002

PR ag accts: Monsanto (DEKALB western Canada), 1999; Philom Dies, 1996; UAP Canada, 2002

MARKETING COMMUNICATION GROUP INC. 350 Talbot St, London, ON N6A 2R6; 519/660-8460, FAX: 519/660-8476 235 Yorkland Bd, Suite 1100, Toronto, Ontario M2J 4Y8; 45 W. 60th St, Suite 31K, New York, NY 10023 Web site: www.themcgroup.com Year established: 1970 Number of employees: 62 Pres: John Besterd (john.besterd.@themcgroup.com) Ag Creative Dir: Scott Hill Ag Media Dir: Lynda Hillborg (lynda.hillborg@themcgreup.com) Ag Client Svcs: Larry Neil Ag Client Svcs: Scott Jenkins Ag Client Svcs: Tony Mazzotta Dir, Ag PR: Robert Boyer (robert.boyer@themcgroup.com) HR Mgr/Controller: Roy Tattersall Ad ag accts: Pfizer Animal Health (Swine Brands), 2001 (John Besterd a/e); Pfizer Animal Health (Dairy Brands), 2003; Pfizer Animal Health (Companion Animal Brands), 2001 (both Larry Neil a/e); Agricorp (projects), 2004; Thompsons, 2003 (both Robert Boyer a/e); Pfizer Animal Health (Cattle Brands), 2001 ; Vaughan Agricultural Research Services, 2001 (both Scott Jenkins a/e); Hancor, 1999 (Tony Mazzotta a/e)

PR ag accts: Pfizer Animal Health (Swine Brands), 2001 (John Besterd a/e); Pfizer Animal Health (Dairy Brands), 2003; Pfizer Animal Health (Companion Animal Brands), 2001 (both Larry Neil a/e); Agricorp (projects), 2004; Thompsons (Hyland Seeds), 2003 (both Robert Boyer a/e); Pfizer Animal Health (Cattle Brands), 2001; Vaughan Agricultural Research Services, 2001 (both Scott Jenkins a/e); Hancor, 1999 (Tony Mazzotta a/e)

MCCORMICK COMPANY (See advertisement in this issue) 1000 S. Adams, PO Box 1931, Amarillo, TX 79189; 806/374-5333, FAX: 806/372-7040 Branch offices: 1201 N.W. Briarcliff Pkwy, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO 64116; 816/584-8444, FAX: 816/584-8310; 10550 New York Ave, Suite 100, Des Moines, IA 50322; 515/251-8805, FAX: 515/251-8909500 W. Seventh, Suite 803, Ft. Worth, TX 76102; 817/332-6991, FAX: 817/332-9132; 316342 31st Line, Embro, Ontario N0J 1J0 Canada; 519/421-6438, FAX: 519/475-4792 Web site: www.mccormickcompany.com Year established: 1926 Number of employees: 95 Pres: Mark Perrin (perrin@mccormickcompany.com) Ag Media Buyer: Zach Tassell (ztassell@mccormickcompany.com) Ag Media Buyer: Kathy Kavanaugh

See accounts on page 46

OSBORN & BARR COMMUNICATIONS (See advertisement in this section) Winnipeg: 3 Woodcott Place, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada R3P; 204/488-8392, FAX: 204/488-8741 Branch offices: One N. Brentwood Blvd, 8tb Floor, St. Louis, MO 63105; 314/726-5511,888/235-4332, FAX: 314/726-6350 Kansas City: 304 W. Eighth St, Kansas City, MO 64105; 816/471-2255, FAX: 816/471-747 Johnston: 6165 NW 86th St, Bldg A, Suite 226, Johnston, IA 50131, 515/727-1714, FAX: 515/727-1713 London: 305 Commissioners Road West, London, Ontario, Canada NCJ1Y4, 519/641-2270, FAX: 519/641-2274 Web site: www.osbern-barr.com Year established: 1988 Number of employees: 135 Pres: Joe Osborn (osbornj@osborn-barr.com) CEO: Steve Barr (barrs@esborn-barr.com) Ag Creative Dir: Cheryl Bergeron (bergeronc@osborn-barr.com)

See accounts on page 48

OPEN ROADS 320 E. Buffalo St, Suite 606, Milwaukee, WI 53202; 414/227-1000, FAX: 414/227-1001 Web site: www.openroads-bgdn.com Year established: 2002 Number of employees: 3 Ad and PR ag accts: Bioproducts, 2004; Engineered Storage Products Company (Harvestore/Slurrystore), 2005; Genesis Instruments, 2003; Hilltop Valley Dairy (projects), 2004; The Dr, Larson Company, 2005; Westby Cooperative Creamery (projects), 2005

QUARRY INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS, INC. (See advertisement in this section) 180 King St S., 7th Floor, Waterloo, ON N2J 1P8; 519/570-2020, 888/570-2020, FAX: 519/743-3053 Web site: www.quarry.com Year established: 1973 Number of employees: 100 Pres: Alan Quarry (aquarry@quarry.com) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Robert Wilbur (rwilbur@quarry.com) Ag Media Buyer: Angle Skochdopole (askochdopole@quarry.com) Controller: Ken Whyte (kwhyte@quarry.com) Ag Creative Dir: Jay Fournier (jfournier@quarry.com) Ad ag accts: BASF Canada Ag Products; BASF U.S. Ag Products; Agribiotics, Inc.; Elanco Animal Health

STRATH & COMPANY INC. Re. Box 360, 1 Johnson Rd, Sioux Narrows, ON POX 1 NO; 807/226-9804; FAX: 807/226-9805 Winnipeg (204) 612-4200 Web site: www.strath.ca Year established: 1989 Number of employees: 2 Pres: Jennifer Strath (jennifer@strath.ca) Ad ag accts: Syngenta Crop Protection (projects), 1995; DEKALB (projects), 2004; Monsanto Canada Inc. (projects), 2002; Omex Agriculture (projects), 2004 (all Jennifer Strath)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Alberta Pork (projects), 1999; Canada Pork (projects), 1999; Manitoba Pork Council, 1994; New Brunswick Pork (projects), 2001; PEI Pork (projects), 1998; Pork Nova Scotia (projects), 1998; Sask Pork (projects), 1999 (all Jennifer Strath)

PR ag accts: DEKALB (projects), 2004; Monsanto Canada Inc. (projects), 2002; Omex Agriculture (projects), 2004 (all Jennifer Strath)

THE STUDIOS OF WENDY J., INC. 9 Einarson Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3G 0L2; 204/784-7888; 866/989-5255; FAX: 204/943-0640 14 Robert Court, Verona, NJ, USA 07044 E-mail: studio@swj.cc Web site: www.swj.cc Year established: 1999 Number of employees: 8 Ad ag aacts: Agricultural Institute of Canada, 2004; Pizzey's Milling, 1999

Ad farmer-funded accts: Manitoba Egg Producers, 1999; Manitoba Pork Council, 1999

PR ag accts: Agricultural Institute of Canada, 2004; Pizzey's Milling, 1999 PR farmer-funded accts: Manitoba Egg Producers, 1999; Manitoba Pork Council, 1999

WOODRUFF SWEITZER 1220 Kensington Rd N.W., #303 Calgary, AB T2N 3P5; 403/291-2922; FAX: 403/291-2365 515 Cherry St, Suite 300, Columbia, MO 65201; 573/875-7917; 888/300-7485; FAX: 573/874-7979 Kansas City: 118 Southwest Blvd, Suite 300 Kansas City, MO 64108; 816/255-1917; FAX: 816/255-1979 Web site: www.woodruffsweitzer.com Year established: 1992 Number of employees: 30 Jeff Groeneveld (jgroeneveld@woodruffsweitzer.com) Pres: Terry Woodruff (twmail@woodruffco.com) Ag Creative Dir: Steve Engle Ag Media Buyer: Susan Kincaid (allmediainc@everestkc.net) Ag Client Svcs Dir: Scott Kington Ad ag accts: Kubota Tractor Corporation (projects), 1999 (Bill Costello); Y-Tex Corp. (projects), 1999 (Steve Engle); Arysta LifeScience Canada, 2003 (Jeff Groeneveld); Arysta LifeScience NA, 2000 (Scott Kington)

Ad farmer-funded accts: Canadian Charolais Association, 2003 (Susan Groeneveld); Canadian Hereford Association, (Jeff Groeneveld); Alberta Beef Quality Starts Here, 2004; Rairdans Ranch, 2004 (both Susan Groeneveld)

PR ag accts: Arysta LifeScience Canada, 2003 (Jeff Groeneveld); Arysta LifeScience NA, 2000 (Scott Kington); Harris Moran Seed Company (projects), 1999 (Steve Engle)

PR farmer-funded accts: Canadian Hereford Association, (Jeff Groeneveld); Alberta Beef Quality Starts Here, 2004; Rairdans Ranch, 2004 (both Susan Groeneveld)

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