Alan Sobba

Board of Directors

Mr. Sobba is a member of the GGI Board of Directors. Mr. Sobba has more than twenty-five years experience in a variety of public policy and leadership positions in agriculture, finance and sports. As a farmer and businessman, Mr. Sobba has a unique perspective on product expectations and the significant market opportunities for GGI and its products.

Most recently, Mr. Sobba was Chief Policy and Communications Officer for a startup financial clearinghouse in New York. Mr. Sobba was instrumental in securing the regulatory approval for the business and working closely with many large industry participants. Mr. Sobba has also worked in many public policy roles in Washington, DC, including his own consultation business, that require a seasoned skill set to accomplish policy goals in a timely fashion while building consensus with numerous parties. These include the National Cattlemens Beef Association, Office of the Commissioner of Baseball, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Sobba Public, LLC.

Mr. Sobba received a J.D. from the University of Kansas, a M.B.A. from Arizona State University and a B.S. in Agronomy from Kansas State University. Mr. Sobba operates a several hundred acre family farm near Garnett, Kansas raising corn, soybeans and wheat.


Austin, TX

Green and Grow Inc. (GGI) CEO Gary Nijak Jr. spoke with the Farm and Ranch Guide this week about the growing role of biostimulants in agriculture. He discussed some of the history and uses of biostimulants as well as described some of the products being developed by GGI.

“Biostimulants have been used in agriculture for a very long time, although a new generation of products is now coming onto the market,” he says. “As we begin to understand more about the soil environment, the microbiome in the soil, and plant interactions, we are beginning to unlock the potential for more targeted, efficacious...


The Seed Association of the Americas will be hosting the 6th Seed Congress of the Americas on September 5-7 in Cartagena, Columbia.

If you are attending and would like to meet a representative to find out more about Green and Grow Inc contact us at

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On September 11-13 the biggest names in agriculture will gather in St. Louis to share new technologies changing agriculture across the globe.

If you are attending and would like to meet a representative to find out more about Green and Grow Inc contact us at

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Minot, ND

Gary Nijak Jr, CEO for Green and Grow Inc., spoke with farmers at the North Dakota State University North Central Research Extension Field Day. He discussed new biological technologies that could make a large impact on the agricultural industry.

The Field Day in Minot is a free event where the Research Extension Center and Agronomy Seed Farm staff share information on various projects underway at the center. Both producers and the public are invited to attend.

Mr. Nijak cautioned that with many new biological products entering the market, extensive testing is a key factor to consider before use. “Single year, individual location testing is not sufficient to evaluate the

efficacy of these products. Ask for information not only from your area in a single...


Since 1975 The World Soybean Research Conference has been held every 4-5 years. Researchers from soybean producing regions all over the globe will meet September 10-15 and share their expertise on this versatile global crop.

If you are attending and would like to meet a representative to find out more about Green and Grow Inc contact us at