Dr. Ryan Bond leads crop protection and nutrition innovation and global R&D for Nutrien Ag Solutions (NAS) headquartered in Loveland, Colorado. In his role, Dr. Bond leverages NAS’s global retail footprint and >500,000 grower clients to understand and creatively solve for inefficiencies challenging productivity on the farm via innovative build, buy, and licensing strategies for crop inputs, like Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizers, chemicals and biologicals. Dr. Bond earned his Ph.D. in Soil Science from NC State University, a MS and BS in Agronomy from Clemson University, and a MBA from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina.