On Wednesday, August 26, 2015, the intersections of Highway 81 and 20, near Randolph, NE were busier than usual. However, it wasn’t long lines of trucks driving to 81-20 Grain LLC. to deliver grain. It was customers, neighbors, employees, news reporters and Nebraska Governor, Pete Ricketts to name a few. They were on their way […]
The Columbus, Nebraska CVA location is home to 12 full-time and 12 seasonal employees. From this location CVA customers can purchase fertilizer and chemicals with the option for custom application. They can also get anything from lawn and garden supplies, to select oil for equipment.
United Farmers Cooperative held its Annual Meeting at the York Auditorium on November 18th and reported another year of exceptional financial performance. Board Chairman Doug Moon thanked the members for their business as he reported record sales of $708.7 million and total profits over $14 million for the fiscal year completed July 31, 2013.
Carl Dickinson, CEO for UFC, stated “We are pleased to partner with WinField to commit to improving the agronomic experience for Hamilton County farmers and to demonstrate how the cooperative system works together to benefit all producers. This project aligns very well with our mission to provide innovative products, services and information that grows stakeholder value.”
With last year’s drought still fresh in our minds and the serious threat of another dry summer/fall, cattle producers have to be thinking about the stress on not only their livestock but also their pastures and forage supply. As the lack of moisture continues, forage quality and quantity has suffered.