July 18, 2018

Merlyn Brown Retires from MaxYield Cooperative

Merlyn Brown retired after 46 years serving in the cooperative system. He started in 1972, working at the co-op in Crystal Lake, Iowa. He has worked in the Garner-Klemme area since Feb. 1990, first at Farmers’ Co-op Society in Garner. Since 2005, he has worked for MaxYield … [Read More...]

Ovation for Olson follows the Northern SportMod Nationals

BRITT, Iowa (July 10) – Tony Olson didn’t get to see the end of an exciting Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod Nationals main event but he did get to take home the $2,500 top prize. Olson was running at the front of the field Tuesday at Hancock County Speedway when contact at … [Read More...]

Cody Tjossem Brings Unique Interests to Internship

Soil sampling and crop scouting intern, Cody Tjossem, from Sutherland, IA, will be a sophomore at Iowa State University majoring in Agricultural Business. While it is typical of soil sampling and crop scouting interns at MaxYield to study ag business or agronomy, Cody’s minor in … [Read More...]

Colby Kraninger: Seed & Agronomy Sales Intern

Seed and agronomy sales intern, Colby Kraninger, is new to the internship program, but he’s definitely not new to MaxYield. For Colby, MaxYield is like family. The senior in Agronomy at Iowa State University has been part of the MaxYield team for a few years. Starting in 2014, … [Read More...]

Meet MaxYield’s Newest Agronomy Specialist Trainee, Drew Planteen

Agronomy Specialist Trainee, Drew Planteen, has already been exposed to unique learning experiences since he started his position at MaxYield in May 2018. The South Dakota State University graduate from Langford, SD, says that although this spring has been challenging, it’s been … [Read More...]

Hancock County reschedules Northern SportMod Nationals to July 10

BRITT, Iowa (June 19) – Chalk up a “W” for Mother Nature tonight in Britt. Due to rain, already wet track conditions and a less than stellar forecast, Hancock County Speed­way’s Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod Nationals have been rescheduled to Tuesday, July 10. The … [Read More...]

Katie Decker: Communications/Client Relations Intern

My name is Katie Decker, and I’m the face behind the “From the Field” blog this summer! I’m from Rockwell City, IA, and am the communications/client relations intern at MaxYield. I will be a sophomore at Iowa State University in the fall, majoring in Agricultural Communications. … [Read More...]

Algona Fire Department Receives Air Pack Contribution from MaxYield, Land O’Lakes Foundation

  MaxYield Cooperative recently presented the Algona Fire Department with a contribution of $2500, plus an additional $2500 in matching funds from Land O’Lakes Foundation. The funds will be used to upgrade the department’s air packs. Each new air pack costs $5000 and … [Read More...]