About Agri-Chem

Agri-Chem, LLC is your destination for all your crop input needs. We specialize in Fertilizer, Crop Protection, Seed, and Application.  There is no need too big or too small.  Our dedicated team of Agronomists, Precision Specialists, Operational Specialists, and Applicators are here to help you make more bushels per acre.

Because we are owned by you, the farmer, 100% of our profits are returned to you.  Agri-Chem knows that growing the food for our world is difficult and we are here to help you be the best farmer you can be.

Headquartered in Hopkinsville, KY we have locations in Princeton, KY, Trenton, KY, and Russellville, KY

Contact us today and let us go to work for you.


 Agri-Chem, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hopkinsville Elevator Coop, INC.  Hopkinsville Elevator COOP, INC is a 3200-member farmer owned, vertically integrated cooperative headquartered in Hopkinsville, KY.  Agri-Chem, LLC represents the elevator’s retail supply portion.

Agri-Chem, LLC was first organized in 1976 by owner Wayne Hunt.  Over the years a relationship began with Hopkinsville Elevator.  In 2011, Wayne and the employees sold the remaining shares to Hopkinsville Elevator.


  • Agri-Chem, LLC offers competitive pay, performance bonuses, 401K matching, health, vision, dental, and life insurance.  Also, for our full time employees annual sick and vacation days.
  • Agri-Chem, LLC is a retail agriculture business and as such may include some late hours, but our employees are dedicated to the future of Agriculture in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  Come join our team and you will understand how we help grow food for not only Kentucky but for the world. 

Let's meet some of our wonderful employees

Management Team

The Agrichem Management Team

Left to Right

Kent Grace (Sales and Chemical Procurement Manager)
Evan Conrad (Seed and Technology Manager)
Roger Ezell (Wholesale Operations Manager)
Becky Phelps (Controller)
David Buchanan (General Manager)


Accounting team at Agri-Chem

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Terry Cook - HR Manager
Becky Phelps - Controller
Judy Hendrix - Accounts Payable
Valerie Arrington - Commonweath Agri Solutions, LLC

Location Management

TD Burd – Hopkinsville

Josh McQueen – Hopkinsville

Matt Whitson – Hopkinsville Fertilizer

Benji Dunbar – Princeton

Jay Graves – Russellville

Robby Massie – Seed Division

Agronomy / Sales

Agronomy Sales Team at Agrichem

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Jay Graves (Russellville)
Benjie Dunbar (Princeton)
Danny Powell (Hopkinsville)
Don Pemberton (Hopkinsville)
Travis Hurt (Russellville)
Timothy Kulesza (Trenton/Elkton)
Robby Massie (Hopkinsville/Pembroke)
Cody Willis (Hopkinsville)

Operational Management
Operational Management Team from Agrichem

Left to Right

Andrew Newton (Outside Precision Manager)
Josh McQueen (Operations Manager)
T.D. Burd (Location Manager)
Matt Whitson (Outside Operation Manager