Salem, OR – Duane Klundt has joined Grassland Oregon as vice president of turfgrass sales for North America. Duane brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from around the world.
Duane comes to Grassland Oregon from The Scott’s Company, where he was a senior territory manager for their Professional Turf Sales for North America. "With a long history of exemplary service to the industry,  reputation of superior turf knowledge, and management skills we are fortunate to have Duane join our team and oversee Grassland Oregon’s growth in this market sector,” says Jerry Hall, general manager and partner.  
Duane’s industry service includes currently serving as secretary-treasurer of Turfgrass Producers International, and vice president of the Oregon Seed Trade Association Board of Directors.  His past service includes past chairman of the American Seed Trade Association Lawn Seed Division, and past president of the Pacific Seed Trade Association, past chairman of NTEP (National Turf Evaluation Program) and has served on the TPI Board of Trustees prior to his appointment as secretary-treasurer.