Gary Coukell, P. Ag., general manager of ICMS Inc., has been elected to a two-year term on the board of directors of the National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants (NAICC). Coukell is the first international member of the Alliance to be elected to the board in its 31-year history. Coukell has also been appointed to the inaugural board of directors of the Global Alliance of Independent Agricultural Consultants (GAIAC).
NAICC, founded in 1978, is the American society of agricultural professionals who provide crop research and advisory services to clients on a fee-for-service basis.
ICMS Inc, founded in 1983, is a team of professionals conducting independent agronomic research, extension and consulting. The team is recognized internationally for the premiere service provided to their clientele. Field and greenhouse research is conducted across Canada from offices in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia.