Industry Perspectives and Emerging Trends in the Global Agriculture - Hertz Lecture

Tim Glenn
11 Apr 2023
7:00 PM
Dolezal Auditorium, 127 Curtiss Hall
  • College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government)

Carl and Marjory Hertz Lecture on Emerging Issues in Agriculture

The Carl and Marjory Hertz Lecture on Emerging Issues in Agriculture was created in memory of the founders of Hertz Farm Management Inc. to inspire generations of industry leaders, research scientists, and young professionals to reach their full potential. Carl and Marjory Hertz Biography


Tim Glenn, executive vice president of the seed business unit at Corteva Agriscience, has spent more than 30 years serving in the agriculture industry. His global leadership has spanned all facets of the industry including seeds, crop protection, sales, marketing, integrated operations and commercial effectiveness. Glenn is an Iowa State graduate, having earned his bachelor’s degree in animal science in 1988. He also has a Master of Business Administration from Santa Clara Leavey School of Business. Currently, he is a member of the Iowa Business Council and serves as vice chair for the Food Bank of Iowa Board of Directors.

During his presentation, Glenn will share his journey in the agricultural industry, which took him across several continents and multinational companies, ultimately leading to his current position with Corteva. He will also review trends that have shaped agriculture as a growth industry and provide an outlook for future drivers. Glenn will present a unique perspective of how companies and other stakeholders can continue to support farmers in this vital industry as they work to meet demand in the changing global marketplace.

Note: The recording for this event will not be available for one week due to processing time.