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farmer , Agricultural engineer

Steven Spencer Berry, American agricultural engineer. Achievements include patents for seeding devices, greenhouse tray filling devices; development of helicopter landing carts, greenhouse tray topcoater; invention of rotary cavity seeder. Recipient Yield Contest Winner, North Carolina Department Agriculture, 1983-1988.

Background

Berry, Steven Spencer Son of Elmer Trent Berry and Murle Tucker Chapman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1977. Master of Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1981. Post Grad work in Agricultural Engineering at Clemson University 1981-1983.

Career

Instructor agricultural engineering Clemson University, South Carolina, 1981—1983. Engineering consultant Steve Berry Enterprises, Inc., Elizabeth, North Carolina, since 1985. Owner president Berry Seeder Company, Inc., Elizabeth, since 1984.

Owner operator E. T. Berry & Son, since 1984. Pilot Steve Berry Ent., Inc. Helicopter Division, since 2010.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for seeding devices, greenhouse tray filling devices. Development of helicopter landing carts, greenhouse tray topcoater. Invention of rotary cavity seeder.

Membership

Member Arts Albemarle, Elizabeth, 2007—2009. Director Band Alumni Association, 1990—1995, Lions Club International, Elizabeth, 2007—2016. Member of American Society Agricultural Engineers, Mu Beta Psi (life), Sigma Phi Epsilon (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, photography, sailing, High Performance Driving Events.

Connections

father:
Elmer Trent Berry

mother:
Murle Tucker Chapman