August 20, 2017

Spencer Shaw, agronomy/seed internship

Spencer Shaw was familiar with MaxYield since he grew up on a farm near Meservey, Iowa, however, he was still in for a surprise this summer. “While it’s a big company, it’s also a team,” said Shaw, 21, a 2014 graduate of Garner-Hayfield-Ventura High School. “I like the family … [Read More...]

Jared Mullinix, soil sampling/crop scouting/feed mill intern

When you’re raised in one of America’s top 10 largest cities, your odds of being exposed to agriculture aren’t great—unless you attend James Madison High School in San Antonio, Texas. “Although my high school is in the middle of a city with 1.6 million people, we had barns, … [Read More...]

Drake Frideres, agronomy sales intern

Although Drake Frideres grew up just one state away from Iowa, the fields and farms of northwest Iowa feel like a whole different world from his hometown of Onalaska, Wisconsin, north of LaCrosse. “The farming between here and there is so different,” said Frideres, 21, a … [Read More...]

Costas Hatzipavlides, soil sampling/crop scouting intern

When Costas Hatzipavlides was growing up in Pennsylvania, two diverse worlds influenced his life—agriculture and wrestling. “I always liked being outside,” said Hatzipavlides, 19, who worked on corn, soybean and cattle farms near his home in West Chester, Pennsylvania, which … [Read More...]

Connor Langerman, soil sampling/crop scouting intern

Connor Langerman had such a positive experience as a MaxYield intern in the summer of 2016 that he chose to return for new learning opportunities. “I really enjoyed my internship last year and saw how well MaxYield treats its interns,” said Langerman, 21, a senior at South … [Read More...]

Alec Berntson, soil sampler/crop scout intern

Although Alec Berntson is from West Des Moines, don’t let that fool you. He’s a farm kid at heart. “Traffic in the city drives me nuts,” said Berntson, 21, a 2014 West Des Moines Valley High School graduate who is an Iowa State University (ISU) senior majoring in ag business … [Read More...]

Off to a Strong Start: New Team Members Grow at MaxYield

  There are many different paths to success in life, just as there are different paths to a full-time career at MaxYield Cooperative. Some of our newest team members were former MaxYield interns, while others came to us through their job search during their senior year in … [Read More...]

MaxYield Feed Open House

        You are invited to join us Wednesday, August 23rd from 11:00am-1:00pm for MaxYield’s Feed Open House in Garner. What: MaxYield Feed Open House & Appreciation Meal When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Time: 11:00 - 1:00 p.m. Where: … [Read More...]