Award-winning journalist Rhonda Brooks is the editor-in-chief for AgPro. She oversees all content development for the magazine as well as its website, affiliated enewsletters and retailer events. Brooks also works closely with editors of other Farm Journal Media properties including Farm Journal magazine, Top Producer magazine and AgWeb.com to provide integrated coverage of agriculture for retailers and farmers. Prior to joining AgPro, Brooks was the managing editor for Progressive Farmer magazine. Previous to that, she served as the Seeds and Production Editor for Farm Journal and also spent more than two decades working in marketing communications for multi-national agribusiness firms, focusing on crop protection and seed technology. Brooks is a native of southwest Missouri, where she grew up on a diversified grain and livestock farm.