Eric Gray has recently joined the Northern Seed team as a Seed Specialist based out of Fort Benton. Eric will be working directly with farmers in the area to ensure that they receive high quality seed and exceptional service from Northern Seed. Eric grew up on a farm and ranch in Highwood, Montana and graduated from Highwood High School. He attended Montana Tech in Butte and graduated with Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Eric began his career in Texas for Apache Corporation as a Drilling Engineer for almost three years. Eric is excited to be back in Montana using the knowledge that he has gained while working on his family farm in Highwood where they raise wheat, barley, peas and lentils. Eric can be reached at the Fort Benton Northern Seed Plant, 2811 St. Charles Street or by calling 406-622-5481.
About Northern Seed Northern Seed has multiple seed production and conditioning facilities throughout Montana. Northern Seed is also focused on regional research and development for small grains and forages in collaborations with other national, international and Montana research entities. The research center is based in Bozeman Montana.