Hefty Seed Co. will open its first Nebraska store near West Point later this month.
The agricultural seed and chemical retailer will locate two and a half miles south of West Point at 2150 Highway 275.
The facility will sell more than 400 agricultural chemicals. It features bulk storage, allowing for 37,000 gallons of agricultural chemical to be stored on site, as well as an ag chemical supply warehouse and seed storage area. It will be managed by agronomists Chad Odvody and Jacob Gubbels.
An office wing incorporates meeting areas for agronomy and informational sessions throughout the year. An open house is planned for Jan. 16 with the public invited to tour the new facility.
Hefty Seed of Baltic, S.D. has 34 locations spanning from the Midwest to the Pacific coast.