Advanta Seeds Welcomes Dr. Zachary Eder

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Zachary Eder as Technology Development Manager – US, administratively reporting to Business Director – North America and functionally to Global Technology Development Director. 

Zach will be responsible for Advanta’s technical development program and supporting sales team and distribution partners. Zach comes with sound commercial and technical skills having held agronomic and technical roles with both JR Simplot Company and Jimmy Sanders. Prior to this, Zach also held various position at Texas AgriLife Extension service. 

Zach holds Ph.D. in Agronomy from Texas A&M University at College Station, B.S. in Genetics & Entomology and M.S. in Plant, Soil & Environmental Science including some targeted studies on aphid impacts on sorghum. 

Zach can be reached on email Zach Eder and phone +1 979 332 5138. 

Please join us in welcoming Zach to the Advanta family and wishing him great success in this new assignment. 

Ben Adams 
Business Director, North America

About Advanta

Advanta US is an operating unit of Advanta, a global seed business that combines proprietary crop genetics and plant breeding capabilities with biotechnology to produce high-quality seed products and solutions for its customers around the world. Advanta is a member of the UPL group of companies.