March 1, 2021

Statement Regarding Accident near Forest City

Contact:               Chad Meyer                                                                       Date: October 3, 2016
Client Relations/Communications
Office: 515-887-7211, ext. 216
Cell: 515-320-2593


Statement Regarding Accident near Forest City


WEST BEND, IOWA, October 3, 2016 – This morning a serious accident occurred on a farm near Forest City, IA.

The accident occurred near a grain facility that is leased by MaxYield Cooperative. No MaxYield team members were involved and the accident occurred on property not leased by MaxYield.

We take the safety of our team members very seriously and we have in place comprehensive and extensive training programs and safety protocol. The full details of the accident have not been released and will be released at the proper time by local law enforcement.

MaxYield Cooperative and I extend our thoughts and prayers to those involved and affected.

Keith Heim, CEO
MaxYield Cooperative


About MaxYield Cooperative

MaxYield Cooperative, headquartered in West Bend, IA, is a member-owned agricultural cooperative that was founded in 1915. The cooperative has 24 locations, and three Cenex convenience stores in Iowa. They also provide grain origination and accounting services for two Iowa feed mills. For more information, visit MaxYield online at or



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