February 28, 2017

Ken Bird Retires from MaxYield

After 40 years of service to the cooperative location in Britt, Ken Bird's last day on the job was February 27th. February 11th, at our team member appreciation weekend, Ken accepted his award for 40 years of employment at the Britt location. Shown with MaxYield Cooperative … [Read More...]

Karl Setzer Grain Commentary Now Heard on KICD Radio

In addition to 92.7 FM KLGA and 97.7 FM KHBT, Karl Setzer’s popular grain market commentary is now heard on KICD Spencer radio. Tune in to Newsradio 1240 AM KICD at 7:35 a.m. and just after the 8:00 a.m. news on Big Country 107.7 FM for your first look at the grain … [Read More...]

Step Out of Your Comfort Zone: A Minute with Board Member Barry Anderson

When Barry Anderson was growing up and saw his father, Wendell, serving on the local pork producers’ board and Dickens co-op board, he learned an unforgettable life lesson. “Both my dad and mom emphasized that it does no good to sit on the sidelines and complain,” said … [Read More...]

Protect Your Engine: Big Changes Ahead for Engine Oil

Have you heard the news? Major changes in the categories of engine oil are coming in 2017 and will affect your vehicles. “These changes are part of the federal government’s standards for greater fuel efficiency,” said Chad Besch, energy team leader at MaxYield Cooperative. … [Read More...]

How Grain Futures Contracts Revolutionized Finance

MaxYield grain analyst Karl Setzer provides a few comments in this Open Markets/CME story...How Grain Futures Contracts Revolutionized Finance. The story is available here....http://bit.ly/2jCazIx.     … [Read More...]

Jim Unrau Honored at Retirement Coffee

Roger Wagner (left) energy sales and marketing team leader, presents Jim Unrau with his retirement gift at a coffee held in his honor January 11th. Unrau served as an energy solutions specialist in MaxYield’s west region. Unrau joined MaxYield when the northwest Iowa locations … [Read More...]

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

As a farmer-owned cooperative founded in 1915, MaxYield Cooperative is committed to being your solutions provider and supporter of our communities. During this holiday season, we thank each of our members and clients for their faith and trust in us. We wake up every day … [Read More...]

MaxYield Continues Emmet County 4-H Support

West Bend, IA: 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 … [Read More...]