CVA Welcomes Matthew Ashton as Grain SVP

Earlier today Carl Dickinson, CEO of Central Valley Ag announced to employees that Matthew Ashton has accepted the role of Senior Vice President of Grain, and will be joining the CVA Team beginning September 12, 2016. “I am confident that Matthew will be an excellent match for this position and a strong asset to our […]

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Nebraska Cooperative Council Education Foundation Awards Seven Scholarships

Lincoln, NE (June 22, 2016) – The Nebraska Cooperative Council Education Foundation has awarded seven scholarships totaling $16,500 for the 2016/17 academic year to students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources and the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (NCTA) at Curtis. The scholarship program was initiated for the […]

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Karl Hensley Receives FFA VIP Award

On Thursday April 7, 2016 the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, NE was filled with blue jackets. Corduroy blue FFA jackets that is. It was the awards ceremony at the 88th Nebraska FFA State Convention, and students flooded into the arena to hear their State Officers deliver awards to outstanding chapters and individuals who help […]

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Debating OSHA Rules on Anhydrous

The debate on whether Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will apply the Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals (PSM) regulations to products such as anhydrous ammonia continues to be a threat to our livelihood and the agricultural industry. In an effort to express how costly these changes would be to both fertilizer retailers […]

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Central Valley Ag Delivers Value

Earlier this year, Central Valley Ag (CVA) developed a new mission statement to fully express who they are as a cooperative. The new statement, “Embracing the Cooperative Spirit to deliver value to our members” speaks volumes about how committed CVA is to its member-owners. As we all know, actions speak louder than words, and Central […]

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Grain Elevator Explosion, Hinton, Iowa

UPDATED: 5:12 PM – 22 Mar 2016 We received verification today that it is safe to remove the grain from the facility, we are working on getting all of the grain removed in a timely manner. The feed mill was up and running following the incident, but as a safety precaution is temporarily shut down […]

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Central Valley Ag Makes Investment for Kansas Member-Owners

We are excited to share with you that Central Valley Ag Cooperative (CVA) has purchased a percentage of the Concordia Grain Terminal in Concordia, Kansas and will be joining AgMark Grain Marketing LLC. Concordia Terminal LLC partners are Cloud County Coop of Concordia Kansas, Farmway Coop of Beloit Kansas and Randall Farmers Union Coop of […]

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CVA Announces New Board of Directors

On November 23, 2015, Central Valley Ag Cooperative (CVA) hosted their Annual Meeting for member-owners to review the fiscal year, and to announce the newly elected Board of Directors. At the meeting, CVA reported $22.04 Million in Local Net Profit, $33.38 Million in Total Profit and returned $11.5 Million in patronage to Member-Owners with 50% […]

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CVA Receives Precision Impact Award

  On December 4, 2015, Central Valley Ag Cooperative (CVA) was awarded the Precision Impact Award at the Agricultural Retails Association (ARA) Conference. A total of three national awards were given out, CVA was selected to receive the award for the Plains-West Region. The Precision Impact Award is presented to the retailer that has the […]

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