Trouw Nutrition USA has hired Jim Murray of Milford, Iowa,as its new livestock territory sales manager for the Minnesota and South Dakotaterritory. He has more than 30 years of sales experience in the livestockindustry.

In Murray’s new position, he will be responsible for developing sales within key accounts by partnering with our customers to uncover their challenges and offer Trouw Nutrition’s expertise, resources and products to bring solutions. Murray is going to focus on providing solutions to Trouw Nutrition’s customers in all the areas they specialize in which are specialty ingredients and premixes.

“We are excited to have Jim join our Trouw Nutrition USA Livestock team. He brings us a unique set of skills and talents coupled with a contagious enthusiasm for animal nutrition that will contribute to the success of the accounts he represents as well as to our company,” said Jay Clary, vice president of livestock division.

Before coming to Trouw Nutrition USA, Jim worked as a senior customer representative manager for Merck Animal Health and a commercial account manager for Kent Feeds. He has also previously worked for DVM Resources and Golden Sun Feeds.

Murray has a bachelor of science degree in animal science from South Dakota State University.