It would be impossible to look at the growth, success, and reputation of Peterson Farms Seed and not find the impact of Carl Peterson at every point. From his expansive knowledge to his good-natured humor, Carl keeps his company moving forward in growth, but always with the same mission: Helping growers succeed.
Even before founding the company with his wife, Julie, in 1995, Carl has been deeply involved in agriculture and the Red River Valley. He grew up exactly where he planted his roots and started his business.
While you may know that Carl has a talent for making things work (and making people laugh), you may not know that if he weren’t working in ag, he would love to find himself playing in a jazz combo. We grabbed a bit of Carl’s free time (even though he claims to not know what ‘free-time’ is) and had him give us 12 facts about himself. Take it away, Carl:
There you have it! We hope after reading a little bit more about Carl Peterson, you’ll see why we stand behind our quality and excellence in everything we do. Every member of our team holds themselves to the highest of standard (starting with Carl), which projects our products into excellence as well.