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Dean Ringstad joins Yargus Manufacturing as VP of North American Sales

Dean joined Yargus in October with 30 years of experience in the agribusiness sector.  Dean graduated with a diploma in Bio Sciences, and proceeded to pursue a lifetime of experience in agriculture.  His employment experiences include management of capital spending of the largest Ag retailer in Canada, developing maintenance quality standards for 200 Ag Retail branches, project management and general contractor for fertilizer capital projects, and analyzing and implementing business process changes to improve the profitability of custom services.  Dean’s extensive knowledge of processes of fertilizer facilities will make him an asset to Yargus’ sales team.  

At Yargus, Dean is responsible for development and management of retail fertilizer plant sales in the Western North American Region.  

“After years of experience as a customer of Yargus, I understand what the customer’s want and need.  I will work to find the most efficient and profitable equipment for their facilities.  I am excited to promote Yargus because I know they are a respected manufacturer of high quality material handling products and they are 100% behind the customers.”


Yargus Manufacturing ( has consistently provided the domestic and international fertilizer industry with innovative blending and conveying equipment from its five-acre complex in Marshall, Ill. Since it was established in 1968, the company has expanded its Layco line to include such innovative products as the versatile Volumetric Blender, Declining Weight Blender and Tower Blend System. At the same time it has developed an expertise for turn-key projects, supplying all the in-loading, in-plant, blending and out-loading equipment, custom designed for each application. For more information, please call 217-826-6352 or email Anne Yargus Sheehy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..