The friendly faces with the know-how

Craig “Butch” Nichols
Craig “Butch” NicholsOwner
Craig Nichols, better known as Butch, has been with NRG since 1980 and has owned the company since 1997. He grew up in an agricultural environment and knows firsthand the needs of the industry and will do whatever he can to make sure they’re met. His wife, Diane, is also a big part of the company, helping to run the scale house in the fall and handling all the waxy and amylose corn inventory and shipments.
Jake Edison
Jake EdisonMaintenance and Labor
Jake Edison maintains the NRG grain bins and equipment, so our shelves can be stocked with the highest-quality of grains when you need them. He knows more than a thing or two, having spent years as a farmhand before joining the NRG team.
Brian Emenhiser
Brian EmenhiserDirector of Seed and Agronomy
Brian Emenhiser is an expert in corn production optimization. He works with each grower to learn about the intricacies of their operation, so he can provide a strategy to help them improve their crop and increase their profits. If you’re interested in a higher-earning crop, contact Brian today.
Patrick McDonald
Patrick McDonaldDistrict Sales Manager
Patrick is the district sales manager for all Brodbeck Seeds products in Western Indiana. Corn and soybean seeds are his specialty — so he can help growers achieve maximum yield potential. He dedicates himself to delivering undivided attention to each customer, great products and agronomic advise.
Kim Runner
Kim RunnerAccount Manager
Kim has been an account manager at NRG since 2009. She knows about all the goings-on around NRG and can help answer any account question. Contact her if you have one today!