Sustainable Agriculture


Our focus is on bringing proven expertise, service and tools to assist growers in meeting the rising demands of the food channel while ultimately achieving a more sustainable, viable and profitable operation.

Putting Ability in Sustainability
With our dedicated Sustainable Solutions team, a groundbreaking Biorational Research Center and an industry-leading portfolio of conventional biological and organic products, we combine proof and science to make sustainability real and actionable for today.

Science, not Speculation 
You can't make every change all at once. We get that. That's why Valent partners with growers to provide proven solutions that help you get to the next step while doing what's best for your land.
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Stewardship
We believe the public has a right to a healthy, nutritious food supply and safe surroundings. By fostering a culture of stewardship, all Valent employees further rally behind this belief.
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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
As an organization, we have a longstanding commitment to corporate responsibility. Through a multitude of initiatives, we strive to better our communities. 
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People

We work to support the welfare of those engaged in our product life cycle, farm operators and workers, consumers and their associated communities. We foster an inclusive, diverse workplace where our employees can contribute to their own well-being as well as that of others and society. Valent employees are committed to serving the communities in which we live and work. This commitment includes both financial support and volunteer service in support of a wide range of community-based organizations, including environment, education and health and human services.

Productivity

Our goal is to sustain the economic viability and efficiency of agricultural operations, increasing business resiliency, productivity and efficiency through improved yield/quality and reduced production cost. We also seek to reduce food waste through improved harvest efficiency and/or preservation of crop nutrients and quality; as well as other innovations. Deliver Integrated Pest Management (IPM) solutions within a science-based process to minimize economic, health and environmental risks.

Planet

We seek to conserve or enhance the quality of environmental resources, including environmental health, soil health, water and nutrient efficiency. Indicators of environmental health include protection of pollinators and other wildlife; preservation of wetlands and other aquatic and natural areas adjacent to agriculture; and increased carbon sequestration through no-till, crop rotation, cover cropping and promotion of mycorrhizal fungi and other soil microbes.