TKI makes appointments
The US company, Tessenderlo Kerley Inc (TKI – Phoenix, Arizona), has appointed Pete Barrows as international business director of its NovaSource crop protection unit. Mr Barrows takes responsibility for the NovaSource range outside North America and becomes product manager for the kaolin-based insect repellent and crop protectant, Surround. TKI acquired the product from BASF last year ( Agrow No 532, p 2). Mr Barrows was general manager of the Surround business. TKI has appointed Kurt Volker as director of product development for NovaSource. Mr Volker has worked as a consultant for TKI for the past seven months. He was previously a senior research and development scientist for Syngenta.