About


ModernAg
was established in 2014 as a sister company to KanEquip, Inc. Understanding the importance of precision farming in today’s agricultural environment, we established ModernAg to better serve customer needs by adding more advanced products and being OEM independent.

Mission: The dominant supplier of precision farming hardware, software, and solutions to the agricultural market in Kansas, Nebraska, and Missouri. Focus on providing excellent customer support and satisfaction, through being OEM hardware agnostic and having outstanding knowledge of precision farming technologies and how they solve customer needs.

Meet Our Experts

Nick Martin

Nick Martin

GENERAL MANAGER

As General Manager, Nick Martin is responsible for the day-to-day operations and planning for the organization. Nick comes with many talents and accomplishments, including a BS in Agriculture Technology Management from Kansas State University and over eight years working with Trimble Navigation, Limited in a variety of roles. Nick and his family currently reside in Baxter Springs, Kansas where he enjoys spending time in the outdoors with his family riding ATVs, hunting, and fishing.

Gabe Gantz

Gabe Gantz

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

Gabe is the Precision Ag Specialist for Northeast and Eastern Kansas, and the KanEquip locations in Topeka & Wamego. Since January 2011, he has been involved with sales, service, and Trimble product support. Gabe grew up on a farm in Perry, Kansas and attended Kansas State University where he majored in Agricultural Technology Management. Gabe is based out of Topeka and Wamego, Kansas covering much of Northeast and Eastern Kansas.

Paul Goossen

Paul Goossen

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

Paul is the Precision Ag Specialist for South Central Kansas. He graduated from Kansas State University in 2019 with a degree in Agronomy with an emphasis in Precision Ag. Before joining ModernAg in 2020, Paul worked for Trimble Navigation as a Product Application Engineer. He grew up on a family farm raising hogs and farming 3,500 acres, and in his off time, he enjoys working out and lifting weights.

TJ Ryan

TJ Ryan

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

TJ is the Precision Ag Specialist for Central Kansas, and the KanEquip locations in Ellsworth, Clay Center, and Herington locations plus surrounding areas for ModernAg. TJ joined ModernAg in 2016. Prior to that he had a similar role of Precision Farming Specialist for 10 years. He is based out of Manhattan, Kansas where he currently resides. In the summer time you will most likely find him at one of the area lakes.

Duane Nelson

Duane Nelson

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

Duane is the Precision Ag Specialist for Southeast Nebraska, Northern Kansas, and the KanEquip locations in Marysville & Syracuse, NE. Before joining ModernAg in 2016 he had spent the previous 26 years as an ag technician and a precision ag specialist. Duane is based out of Seward, Nebraska where he lives with his wife and children. In his free time, he enjoys spending time outdoors.

Alan Amershek

Alan Amershek

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

Alan is the Precision Ag Specialist for Southeast Kansas operating out of Girard,KS. Before joining ModernAg in July 2018 he spent 17 years as a technician working with Ag Chem equipment and Raven technology. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing and going to his kid’s sporting events.

Randy Rein

Randy Rein

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

Randy is the Precision Ag Specialist for West Central Kansas operating out of Great Bend,KS. Randy joined ModernAg in October 2018 and has been involved in Precision Ag since 2007 working with primarily Trimble and CNH equipment. In his spare time he has many hobbies but his favorites are playing pool and guitar. He also enjoys spending weekends with his wife Haley cheering on the Chiefs and Royals.

Tanner Fahrendorf

Tanner Fahrendorf

PRECISION AG SPECIALIST

Tanner is based out of Blackwater, MO where he lives with his wife Whitney. Tanner attended State Fair Community College in Sedalia, MO before working for the Missouri Conservation Department. Recently he has been working as a Precision Ag Specialist for the last 6 years in the same area of Missouri that he will now cover. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, helping on the family farm and spending time with his wife.

Anthony Maike

Anthony Maike

PRECISION SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Anthony is the Precision Support Specialist operating out of the Wamego KanEquip Store. He is responsible for providing support for the CNH Precision Ag product line as well as developing training materials and conducting in person training company wide. Anthony joined ModernAg in September 2018 and has been involved in ag equipment sales and technology since 1999. In his free time he enjoys farming, cars, riding UTVs and going to his daughter’s activities.

John Remmert

John Remmert

SALES ENGINEER

John is originally from Michigan, but has been in the Wamego area for about 10 years now. He studied precision agriculture at Highland Community College and is passionate about innovative technology that helps meet demand in an ever changing market. In his free time, you will find him jogging with his 2 dogs or swimming at the pool.

Lonnie Hornung

Lonnie Hornung

PRECISION FARMING SPECIALIST

Lonnie is the Sales Engineer for Western Kansas operating out of the Dodge City KanEquip Store and assisting the Garden City store. Lonnie has been involved with Precision Farming since joining KanEquip in 2008. In his free time, he enjoys riding UTVs and being a crew member of a local sprint car race team.