Regional Business Manager - Canada
+1 (816) 596-8791 ext. 3501
Jack Oattes, a native of Ontario, Canada, serves as a Regional Business Manager - Canada. He was raised on his family’s purebred Charolais and Simmental operation in eastern Ontario, where they raise and market seedstock. He attended college in the U.S., participating in successful livestock judging teams at Blinn Junior College and at Kansas State University, where he won high individual at the North American International Livestock Exposition. He earned his bachelor’s in animal science with an emphasis in business at K-State. He recently received his master’s in cow-calf nutrition and management from the University of Illinois where he also coached the livestock judging team. A former BioZyme intern, Oattes joined the staff in 2019. He resides near Cobden, Ontario, Canada.