Boise, Idaho: Darin Moon, owner, founder, and CEO of Burley-based Redox Bio-Nutrients was among the honorees at today’s Idaho Ag Summit, presented by Leadership Idaho Agriculture.
Moon was honored for technical innovation as part of the 28th annual Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Agriculture. Since founding Redox Bio-Nutrients nearly 30 years ago, Moon has guided his company to be at the forefront of technological advancements to help farmers. Ultra-efficient Redox Bio-Nutrients products are an important tool for sustainable and profitable farming. Customers span across the United States and internationally, with Redox products utilized on a wide range of crops, from almonds to turf.
“This is a wonderful, absolutely well-deserved honor for Darin” remarked Dr. Michael Parrella, University of Idaho Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. “When I think of what he has accomplished at Redox, I think of a research-based program that’s backed up by scientific data collection and validation. When he talks about a product that’s going to be used by farmers, it’s backed up by science.”
Also honored today in Boise were Susi Larrocea (Education/Advocacy), Justin Place (Environmental Stewardship), Jim and Hillary Lowe (Marketing Innovation), and Scott Brown (Lifetime Achievement).
Agriculture is a vital industry in Idaho, with $8.45 billion in total production value in 2021, according to the US Department of Agriculture. The state has nearly 25,000 farms and ranches, producing more than 185 different commodities. Nearly one-fifth of Idaho’s sales are generated by agriculture, food and beverage processing each year, according to the Idaho State Department of Agriculture.
About Redox Bio-Nutrients
Redox Bio-Nutrients exists to create passion and excitement in growing healthier plants. We help growers succeed in four primary areas, soil health, root development, abiotic stress defense and nutrient efficiency. Find out more at redoxgrows.com.