Team

Our network includes dedicated and experienced team members who live and work in the communities we serve and understand local conditions, practices and markets that impact your operation.

Working together, we are able to provide information about the latest research, management practices and nutritional formulations and supplements, enabling us to remain focused on producers like you.

Zeb Prawl

General Manager 

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Zeb brings a tremendous amount of livestock experience to AC Nutrition, especially in the areas of beef cattle production and nutrition. His broad knowledge of the beef industry and commercial feed business are unique assets for both us and our customers, and they position us to grow our business across the region.

With more than 20 years of experience, Prawl has an extensive animal nutrition background. Prior to joining AC Nutrition, he worked in a variety of roles for several companies in the feed industry. Past positions have included serving as a feed division manager and a director of nutrition, as well as working in specialty ingredient sales and as a nutritionist for a livestock consulting company.

Prawl earned his master’s degree in animal science from Oklahoma State University, with an emphasis on ruminant nutrition. He received his bachelor’s degree in agricultural business from Northwestern Oklahoma State University. 

Brent Reed

Plant Manager

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Brent transitioned to AC Nutrition in 2020 after working at our sister company, Bluebonnet Feeds, for 5 years. He grew up in Stillwater, Oklahoma and began his career in the ag industry by working for commodity feed mills. His 10+ years of experience with feed and ingredients makes him a valuable asset to AC Nutrition. Brent can often be found running feed analyses or helping with feed production, but he is always making sure the feed is the highest quality.

When he isn’t working hard, he enjoys having a pole in the water, and getting some swings in at the golf course. Brent has a go-to attitude, and is always ready to lend a helping hand.

John Langemeier

President

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John joined the AC Nutrition team in 2013. He is a native of Nebraska and graduated from the University of Nebraska. He brings 30 years of experience in both the Feed and Animal Health Industries. He enjoys travelling, fishing, golfing and spending time with his wife, two sons and friends.

Brian Reed

Nutritional Consultant
Ariz./Okla./Texas

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Brian’s field responsibilities with AC Nutrition include the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles, central and east Texas, Colorado, Northwest New Mexico and Arizona. Brian holds a bachelors degree from Oklahoma State University. He has spent 40 years working in the cattle industry, and the past 17 have been with AC Nutrition.

Bill Smith, PhD

Nutritional Consultant
Colo./ N.M./Ariz.

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Bill resides in Bellvue, Colorado. He was born and raised on a registered Angus operation in Arkansas. He received a B.S. in Animal Science from Oklahoma State University, an M.S. from The University of Arkansas, and a PhD in Ruminant Nutrition from the University of Wyoming. Bill brings a wealth of experience having spent the past 30+ years consulting for ranches and feedlots in the western U.S.