I have been working at NC+ HybridsPros
Allows one to work in the seed industry and agriculture industry in general.
There is a casual work environment and the allowance to do things your own way.
The brand is a traditional brand that is regionally know regionally
Free promotional merchandise
Fairly good benefits
Free coffee and snacks
With seniority generous vacation daysCons
The is not a path to success given for this company. Unless one is in sales or already has a upper level position then each job really is a "dead-end". Raises of consequence are not given unless one is political with the right people
Employees are not encouraged to better themselves--instead just getting through the day is the norm at this local.
Overtime is expected but not compensated for---and each person's job position is describe (or not described) in such a way to allow for everyone to be considered salaried.
There is very little teamwork displayed here--everyman for himselfAdvice to ManagementAdvice
The "lower level" employee doesn't have a path in improve or grow in their positionDoesn't RecommendNo opinion of CEO
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For farmers determined to grow more than the usual daily allowance of corn, NC Hybrids (formerly NC+ Hybrids Cooperative) is slicing and dicing to make a better product. A US commercial seed company, it researches, produces, and markets conventional and biotech lines of harvest crops for farmers. Its primary product is seed corn, but it also offers seed for soybean, grain sorghum, forage sorghum, Sudan grass, millet, alfalfa, and sunflowers. In 2005 NC Hybrids was acquired by Monsanto subsidiary American Seeds, for $40 million in cash. The company, which has been in...