Koch acquires Compass Mineral North American micronutrient assets

koch agronomic services logoKoch Agronomic Services LLC has completed its acquisition of Compass Minerals’ North American micronutrient assets, the global intellectual property rights with trademarks and patents, and certain other assets associated with Wolf Trax, Rocket Seeds and Hydro Bullet product platforms. In early April, Koch announced an agreement to purchase Compass’ North American micronutrient assets.

“The agreement with Compass Minerals is consistent with Koch’s vision of providing our customers with innovative solutions focused on plant nutrition,” Steve Coulter, Koch senior vice president, said in a news release. “We are excited to offer these products in conjunction with our current portfolio of nitrogen efficiency solutions to help growers across the globe meet their operational goals.”

Among the company’s products for the rice market are Agrotain and Anvol, which significantly reduce nitrogen volatilization.

Koch will continue efforts to develop and introduce agricultural nutrient-based products.