SHAWANO, Wis. – Genex Cooperative, Inc. has trained 10 new employees to serve members and customers across the United States. The group of new field technicians completed a two-week intensive training program at the cooperative's headquarters in Shawano, Wis., before advancing to on-farm training. The group of new Genex representatives includes: Anthony Sharp, Stoystown, Pa.; Mike Bonoffski, Pulaski, N.Y.; Brooke Zondlo, Stetsonville, Wis.; Rhys Wahleithner, Auburndale, Wis.; Brad Rehn, Krakow, Wis.; Kayla Dolan, Dodgeville, Wis.; Mike Roling, Hopkinton, Iowa; Del Harris, Rochester, Minn.; Abby Udermann, Sartell, Minn.; and Nathaniel Kasper, West Concord, Minn. With completion of the two-week training program and supervised on-farm training, these individuals are knowledgeable in cattle reproductive anatomy and physiology, synchronization, heat detection, semen handling, artificial insemination, and dairy and beef genetics. They possess the skills and capability to provide complete cattle reproductive services which enhance Genex members' ability to maximize farm profits. For more information on Genex or to locate a local representative, contact customer service at 888-333-1783. Genex is a subsidiary of Cooperative Resources International (CRI), a member-owned holding cooperative. The mission statement summarizes the goal of CRI: "To provide products and services as effectively as possible to maximize the profitability of members and customers worldwide while maintaining a strong cooperative." 06.22.2011