February 28, 2015

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Davenport Elevator

As we shared last week, West Bend Elevator's roots originate on the south side of the tracks in West Bend. On the north side, sat the Davenport Elevator Company. Ultimately, the property on the north side was purchased by West Bend Elevator, and the cooperative's expansion … [Read More...]

Feed Clinic 2015

MaxYield Show Feed Clinic – March 5th

You are invited to join us Thursday, March 5th from 6:00pm-8:00pm for MaxYield’s Show Feed Clinic at the Garner Pizza Ranch. What: MaxYield Show Feed Clinic When: Thursday, March 5th, 2015, 6:00 PM (Meal Provided) Where: Garner Pizza Ranch, Garner, IA Who: All FFA and 4-H … [Read More...]

Marcy Sander, county youth coordinator accepts a contribution from MaxYield that will decrease the cost of 4-H enrollment in Emmet County.

MaxYield Supports Emmet County 4-H

MaxYield Cooperative announced recently that they are continuing their commitment to Emmet County 4-H members and clubs by decreasing the cost of enrollment in the youth program. “We are continuing our support of local 4-H clubs and our commitment to 4-H,” said Chad Meyer, … [Read More...]

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Main Street Grain Delivery, 1947

MaxYield Cooperative traces its roots back to the date of the first stockholders meeting, held April 6, 1915, when it was founded as West Bend Elevator Company. This is one of the earliest known photos in our archives. The caption reads, "All sorts of vehicles line the streets … [Read More...]

Ag Scholarship Deadline Nears

REMINDER::::>>> applications for MaxYield Cooperative's ag scholarship program are due March 2, 2015. We will award up to six $1000 scholarships to students pursuing degrees in agriculture. Full details, and applications, are available online at … [Read More...]

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Gary Anderson Honored at Retirement Coffee

Gary Anderson was recognized last week for his years of service at MaxYield's Mallard location. Anderson recently retired from working in the grain department in Mallard. Many teammates, clients and family members joined in honoring him for his dedicated service. Ryan … [Read More...]

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Cenex Warranty Offers the WOW Factor

When we hosted 25 Brazilian visitors at MaxYield Cooperative in August, the farmers were wowed when they heard about the Cenex® Total Protection Plan® for farm equipment. As the Brazilians peppered us with questions, they couldn’t believe what they were hearing. “What really … [Read More...]

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Don Haverman Retires After 44 Years at MaxYield Cooperative

Don Haverman was honored at a retirement coffee January 20th in West Bend, recognizing his 44 years of service to MaxYield Cooperative. Joining Don at the event was his wife, Mona. Haverman began his career in 1971, operating the elevator in Rodman, and retires from … [Read More...]