August 14, 2018

Dayton Brugman, crop scouting/soil sampling intern

In some ways, interning at MaxYield was like coming home for Dayton Brugman. Not only was he back in northwest Iowa close to his hometown, but his internship has allowed him to learn even more about local agriculture. “I’ve grown up around MaxYield and heard about how good … [Read More...]

Cody Tjossem, crop scouting/soil sampling intern

Cody Tjossem doesn’t settle for average. Instead of just one major, he decided to pursue two majors at ISU. “I looked into accounting but decided that was kind of boring,” said Tjossem, 19, a sophomore who is majoring in ag business and supply chain management. “I was more … [Read More...]

Jason Hinkeldey, crop scouting/soil sampling intern

When he was looking for a summer internship, Jason Hinkeldey didn’t have to look too far from home. “MaxYield has a good reputation,” said Hinkeldey, 19, a sophomore at South Dakota State University who is majoring in ag business with a minor in agronomy and agricultural … [Read More...]

Tyler Hoffman, crop scouting/soil sampling intern

You just never know where you’ll come across a great opportunity. Just ask Tyler Hoffman. “I want to learn more about the business side of ag,” said Hoffman, 21, a junior who is majoring in ag business with a minor in agronomy at ISU. “When my mom was at a women-in-ag seminar, … [Read More...]

Katie Decker, communications intern

If Katie Decker puts her mind to something, there’s no stopping her. When a friend needed someone to take his senior pictures in high school, Decker handled the job. Even though she was a junior in high school at the time, she did her homework, learned from professional … [Read More...]

Leah Bunkers, seed sales and agronomy intern

Sometimes it takes awhile for the right time to come along for a MaxYield internship, but the opportunity is worth it. Just ask Leah Bunkers. “I talked to MaxYield about an internship a few years ago but already had another internship lined up,” said Bunkers, 22, a senior at … [Read More...]

Colby Kraninger, seed/agronomy sales intern

Colby Kraninger is no stranger to MaxYield. While he was a seed/agronomy sales intern during the summer of 2018, he first started working with MaxYield for on-the-job training (OJT) in the grain department at the Fostoria location in the fall of 2014. “It was a good … [Read More...]

Ben Buie Named MaxYield Grain Team Leader

Ben Buie has been named to the position of Grain Team Leader for MaxYield Cooperative. The appointment was announced August 10 by Keith Heim, CEO for MaxYield Cooperative and will be effective December 31, 2018. Buie will assume the position currently held by Harry Bormann, … [Read More...]