Full Name
Christie Apple
Job Title
Product Development Manager
Timac Agro USA
Email Address
Speaker Bio
With over a decade in agronomy, Christie Apple, a Product Development Manager at TIMAC AGRO USA, is renowned for her progressive approach to crop management and soil health. Starting her career in ag retail in 2009, she initially focused on traditional row crops before expanding to specialty crops including tree fruits, vegetables, and soil health consultation for vineyards, hops, and orchards. At TIMAC AGRO USA, Christie plays a pivotal role in field education, mentoring technical representatives, and leading new business development in the Great Lakes Region. Her dedication to enhancing water quality and soil health, bridging the gap between academic research and practical farming applications, has made a significant impact in the agricultural community. Known as "CropScout Christie" on social media, she actively shares her expertise, building a learning community online. In her upcoming collaborative presentation, Christie will explore the relationship between biological products and soil health in farming. She aims to simplify the use of biologicals, offering a framework for farmers to understand and apply soil health principles effectively. Drawing from her extensive experience, Christie and her team will focus on a soil-health-first approach, addressing key agricultural challenges and advancing modern agronomy practices.
Christie Apple