Mason, TX – September 17, 2011– Ag 1 Source, the most trusted and reliable recruiting firm in the agriculture industry, today announced that Shannon Worrell will join the Livestock & Animal Health/Nutrition industry practice team.“We are thrilled to have Shannon join the Ag 1 Source Recruiting Team. Shannon brings a lifetime of experience to Ag 1 Source as a fourth generation rancher,” says Rick Rupp, Partner and Livestock Industry Division Lead. “Her diversified background has allowed her to develop a tremendous network in the livestock industry. Shannon has a successful track record of providing innovative business solutions to her livestock industry clients. We are confident that she will bring that same level of value to our clients and candidates in the southern region.”“The high integrity and values first attracted me to Ag 1 Source when I was a client,” says Shannon. “Then when asked to join the Ag 1 Source team, it was a natural fit. I get to work closely with great ag companies and ag people.”Prior to joining Ag 1 Source, Shannon had a successful 15 year career as a sales professional in the livestock industry. Her experience covering the US and Mexico as a National Accounts Manager for Destron Fearing and Territory Manager, covering Texas and New Mexico, for Merial, have earned her coveted top sales awards. Her vast experience in sales roles have allowed her to gain key knowledge in all segments of the industry. Shannon’s particular familiarity allows her to feel and understand the intangible qualities that make a great placement. A previous position as a loan officer in the Farm Credit system gives her the added dimension of financial knowledge and understanding that allow her to partner with her clients to develop business models and long range planning, including strategic placement of the right candidates.About Ag 1 SourceFounded in 2002, Ag 1 Source has grown into a premier recruiting organization serving the needs of agricultural organizations and job seekers throughout the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Asia, and Europe. With recruiting consultants strategically positioned around the U.S., they are committed to exceeding the expectations of clients.Ag 1 Source is a trusted partner in the job placement process. With repeated investments in technology and training, they are continuing to add highly talented recruiting consultants in an effort to better serve our candidates and clients in key agricultural markets. Their continued success is proof that Ag 1 Source is the most trusted and reliable recruiting firm in the Agricultural industry.