Steve Abernethy new president of Senninger Irrigation


Steve Abernethy is the new president of Senninger Irrigation, effective Sept. 28. Abernethy has been a member of the Hunter Industries family for over 23 years and has a deep background in irrigation and distribution throughout the world.

In his time working directly with the Senninger Irrigation team, Abernethy’s focus has been developing a plan to grow revenue in alignment with global agricultural irrigation opportunities.

“We are committed to the long-term success of this business unit and are excited to expand our global footprint and teams, consistent with the quality and value of the Senninger Irrigation brand and the Hunter Industries family of companies,” says Abernethy.

Abernethy replaces James Burks, who has served in the agricultural irrigation industry for 35 years, 22 of them with Senninger. During his 12 years as Senninger’s president, Burks was instrumental in consolidating Senninger as a global leader in the agricultural irrigation industry, providing exemplary and highly professional service in the company.

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