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Diamond V has welcomed Nik Ver Steeg to its team as Ruminant Field Technical Specialist.

“I am very glad to announce that Nik Ver Steeg has joined Diamond V,” says Dr. Curtis Harms, Director of Diamond V’s Dairy Business in North America. “In his new role, Nik will focus on assisting producers with technology and protocols for optimal dairy feed management.”

Ver Steeg grew up in northwest Iowa and central Minnesota where he worked on dairy farms before relocating to California in 1985. There, he worked on large dairies as a feeder, before later taking various management positions. While working in dairy management, he created EZfeed, the first feed management software for dairies. EZfeed is estimated to feed more than 6 million animals around the world on a daily basis. In 1999, Ver Steeg sold the software to DHI Computing and relocated to Utah. For the past 18 years, he worked as a project manager with DHI.

“Nik brings over 30 years of extensive dairy feed management expertise to this position,” adds Dr. Harms. “We’re excited to bring his unique talents and proven track record of innovation and technical service to the Diamond V team.”

Ver Steeg is based in American Fork, Utah, and can be reached at:

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