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Central Valley Ag, Farmway officially unite September 1

After a Farmway membership vote of approval of 91% on June 8, Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) and Central Valley Ag (CVA) officially unite into one cooperative September 1, 2017. The new Central Valley Ag will consist of 90 locations across Iowa, Nebraska, and Kansas with more than 800 employees dedicated to serving its producer-owners. CVA […]

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CVA Green Plains – St. Ed Purchase

(York, NE) – Central Valley Ag (CVA) has announced the purchase of the Green Plains Grain Company facility in St. Edward, Nebraska, expanding their ability to better serve member-owners. The agreement between CVA and Green Plains Grain will finalize sometime prior to September 1, 2017. Following closing, CVA will operate the new facility in conjunction […]

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New joint venture: FieldReveal

New joint venture FieldReveal capitalizes on proven precision ag platform to expand ag retailer offerings FieldReveal joint venture leverages technology and essential local expertise to support more ag retailers and growers with a proven precision ag platform built by agronomists for agronomists. Four leading agribusinesses, Wheat Growers, Landus Cooperative, Central Valley Ag and WinField United, […]

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2017 CVA Scholarship Winners

Central Valley Ag recently selected fifteen high school students to receive the 2017 CVA Scholarship to go towards their college education. Each student will receive a $1,000.00 scholarship to the school of their choice. These scholarships are for seniors in high school who are looking to pursue degrees in the agriculture field. They are designed […]

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NCCEF Scholarship Recipients

York, NE (July 11, 2017) – The Nebraska Cooperative Council Education Foundation (NCCEF) has awarded eight scholarships totaling $19,000 for the 2017/18 academic year to the students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources and the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (NCTA) at Curtis. To be eligible for the […]

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CVA|Farmway Announce Merger

Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) membership votes to approve unification with Central Valley Ag (CVA). After a series of 13 informational voting sessions, accounting firm K-COE ISOM certified the owners of Farmway approved the merger with CVA by a super majority of 91%. The unified cooperative will retain the Central Valley Ag name and be headquartered […]

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CVA Farmway Unification Information

Farmway Concordia, KS  Click to read CVA | Farmway Unification Newsletter  WHY WOULD FARMWAY & CVA CONSIDER UNIFICATION? Both Farmway and CVA place a heavy emphasis on bringing value to their customers/members. Both cooperatives feel that combining resources will offer an opportunity to increase the value for their respective members and allow them to better […]

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Farmway, CVA BOD Unanimously Approve Next Step in Bringing Merger to a Vote

After a review of the recently completed merger study, the Board of Directors of Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) and Central Valley Ag (CVA) both unanimously approved the next step in a merger of the two cooperatives. The merger proposal will now be presented to Farmway members for a vote. “By combining two strong financially-stable cooperatives […]

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Directors Complete “Director Certification Program”

Alex Brookhouser, Ryan Crumly, and Pat Wemhoff, directors of the Central Valley Ag Co-op of York, recently completed a four-phase educational program co-sponsored by the Nebraska Cooperative Council and CoBank. Each will receive a Certificate of Recognition acknowledging completion of the program. The Director Certification Program is a unique educational program specifically designed to assist […]

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Central Valley Ag and Farmway to Engage in Formal Study for Merger

Central Valley Ag and Farmway to Engage in Formal Study for Merger (Beloit, KS & York, NE) – The Board of Directors for both Central Valley Ag (CVA) and Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) have each voted unanimously to begin a formal study regarding the possibility of merging the two cooperatives. This study will be considered […]

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Is the Call Out Justified?

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Precision Focus October 12, 2017 – Is the call out justified? from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. So earlier this week, in his Reachout Article, Mike talked about the Dollars and Cents behind the need for soil tests, and how it is an expense that we can realistically expect to recuperate in very short order […]

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The Math Works Out

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The Math Works Out from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. I follow a farmer on Twitter that always tweets “show me your work” when he questions the statement somebody makes about something; which reminds me of what I was told to do during my Math and Science classes at Elkhorn Valley High School. I would […]

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VR Soybean Prescriptions

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Soybean Prescriptions from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. Those of you that know me at all know that there are a couple of topics that I am always ready to talk about. Obviously one is water and irrigation. The other one is planting. So as you spend some quality time behind the steering wheel right […]

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How Do You Residue

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10-2-2017 How do you residue? from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. Not too long ago a customer and I were talking about some interesting things he saw in his NDVI Imagery. He told me that he had alternating green and yellow streaking. After some discussion about this corn following soybean field, he came up with […]

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Evolving Soil Sampling

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Evolving Soil Sampling from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. When it comes to accuracy, what you are doing is every bit as important as how accurate you’re doing it. The old saying is that “close only counts in Horseshoes and Hand Grenades.” In either case, being in the ballpark is enough to get the job […]

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A Prelude

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A Prelude from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. The scariest thing about demonstration sites; the fact that what you say “should happen” and when you finally see what “has happened” doesn’t match up. Normally, this happens to you live right in front of a group of growers at a field day event. Nevertheless, I am […]

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Analyzing Analytics

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Analyzing Analytics from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. As I watch these crops change color, and begin to show signs that the end of our growing season is near, I look forward. I look forward to harvest and the opportunities that it affords us on our operations. I talked a few weeks ago about the […]

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Our Common Problem

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A Common Problem from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. There are some weedy, ugly pictures of soybean fields online right now.  If you haven’t seen any yet, do your poor heart a favor and don’t go looking. Along with said pictures is a lot of distress.  About chemistries.  About new technologies.  But really, about the […]

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