November 15, 2019

Archives for October 2019

MaxYield Supports Palo Alto County Ag in the Classroom

MaxYield Cooperative recently presented a $500 check to the Palo Alto County Farm Bureau to support North Central Iowa Ag in the Classroom educational opportunities in that area.

Mary Newton, accepted the contribution on behalf of Palo Alto County Farm Bureau.

MaxYield annually supports local 4-H, FFA and other ag-based learning in several counties across north and northwest Iowa.

About MaxYield Cooperative

MaxYield Cooperative is a member-owned, diversified agricultural cooperative founded in 1915 and is headquartered in West Bend, IA. The cooperative has 24 locations and three Cenex convenience stores in Iowa. MaxYield also provides grain origination and accounting services for two Iowa feed mills. For more information, visit MaxYield online at www.MaxYieldCoop.com and www.FromTheField.com.

Lakota Hunting with Heroes Receives Airfare Donation from MaxYield

Bernie Becker accepts MaxYield’s contribution to the Lakota Hunting with Heroes organization. MaxYield annually pays the airfare for marines from Camp Lejeune’s Wounded Warrior Battalion to attend a weekend of hunting and healing in North Iowa.

Bernie Becker, co-founder of Lakota Hunting with Heroes, recently accepted a contribution totaling $2500 from MaxYield Cooperative.

Hunting with Heroes provides a pheasant and duck -hunting weekend at the Becker farm near Lakota, IA to injured active-duty U.S. Marines from the Wounded Warrior Battalion at Camp Lejeune, NC.

The contribution from MaxYield Cooperative will pay the airfare to fly the Marines to Iowa for the event, which is held each November during Veteran’s Day weekend. The weekend concludes with a Veterans Appreciation Banquet Sunday, November 11, held at the Lakota Eagle Center.

“MaxYield has been involved with Hunting with Heroes since its inception and we continue to be a proud supporter of this event,” stated Chad Meyer, MaxYield client relations/communications leader. “The benefit Hunting with Heroes provides the soldiers who visit Iowa is amazing and humbling. Also, the recognition and appreciation our local veterans, spouses and widows receive during the banquet continues to grow every year.”

About MaxYield Cooperative

MaxYield Cooperative is a member-owned, diversified agricultural cooperative founded in 1915 and is headquartered in West Bend, IA. The cooperative has 24 locations and three Cenex convenience stores in Iowa. MaxYield also provides grain origination and accounting services for two Iowa feed mills. For more information, visit MaxYield online at www.MaxYieldCoop.com and www.FromTheField.com.

Fostoria Fire Department Receives Contribution

Fostoria Fire Chief, Kim Kroger (right), stopped by our Langdon location yesterday to pick up a contribution check from Lyn Cox, operations assistant at MaxYield Cooperative.

Many of our locations hold pre-harvest facility walk-throughs with local fire departments, of which Langdon was one of the most recent to do so.

MaxYield is proud to support our area fire departments and first responders with annual contributions and we appreciate them taking time to become very familiar with our facilities and team!

About MaxYield Cooperative

MaxYield Cooperative is a local farmer-owned diversified cooperative serving members and clients in Iowa, and southern Minnesota. They annually contribute to organizations making a difference in their trade area. Founded in 1915, MaxYield Cooperative is headquartered in West Bend, Iowa. More information about the cooperative can be found online at www.MaxYieldCooperative.com and www.FromTheField.com.