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    Why be a member of CFE?
    Jul 27, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Members of our Coop earn Patronage on the amount of business done, throughout that year. 
    3 Soybean Decisions For July
    Jul 13, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Believe it or not, soybean decision time is upon us already! 
    2020 Herbicide Review
    Jun 05, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Observations and reminders for this year's crop. 
    TIMELY TISSUE SAMPLING AIDS NUTRIENT DECISION-MAKING
    Jun 01, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Be sure to routinely monitor the health of your crops by asking your CFE agronomist to take tissue samples.
    Mineral Feeder Promotion
    May 27, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    May 15 - August 15
    TIPS TO PREVENT GRASS TETANY
    May 22, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    The spring season and lush spring grass bring with them cattle health risks. One of those risks is grass tetany.
    Revised Grain Contracts
    May 12, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    With the continued change in the market environment it may be best to act sooner rather than later.
    PF Soil Health & Habitat Program
    May 04, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Pheasants Forever has created a new Soil Health and Habitat Program.
    Clarity on Schedule F Farmers for PPP
    Apr 27, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Clarity on how to calculate the loan amount for Schedule F farmers and other entities. 
    Methods to Slow Finishing Pig Growth
    Apr 16, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    CFE is here to help you through this time. 
    COVID-19 RELIEF
    Apr 13, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    COVID-19 relief programs available to small businesses, including most farm operations.
    Herbicide Burndown Recommendations
    Apr 13, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Remember burndown herbicides are a critical piece of the herbicide puzzle, especially for no tillers.
    NPPC Call-to-Action
    Apr 13, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    A message from the National Pork Producers Council
    Why Create a Fertility Plan with Soil Sampling?
    Apr 13, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Many of us would do anything to find a $100 an acre net return in these economic times but it could be right in front of us in the fertility plan.
    Spring Agronomy Needs Information
    Apr 07, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Please following these instructions regarding Spring seed and chemistry needs:
    Protect Nitrogen with Instinct
    Mar 25, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Protect yield and the environment. 
    Seed Treatments to Navigate Spring Concerns
    Mar 25, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    The soil conditions this Spring will greatly increase the importance of combating seedling diseases in our soybeans. 
    Take Action with Herbicide Planning
    Mar 25, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Diversify your strategies to control tougher weeds.
    Shortage in Dried Distillers Grains (DDGs)
    Mar 23, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Several plants are slowing production and even stopping production completely affecting our access to the bi-product Dried Distillers Grains (DDGs).
    Weight Restrictions Lifted
    Mar 20, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    GOV. REYNOLDS SIGNS ADDITIONAL EMERGENCY PROCLAMATION  
    Message to Patrons Regarding COVID-19
    Mar 17, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    from CEO Rob Jacobs
    Biosecurity Policies Effective Immediately
    Mar 16, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Due to COVID-19 these policies are effective immediately, starting Monday 3/16/2020.
    How COVID-19 affects your cooperative?
    Mar 13, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    We want to ensure the continuity of business operations in the event of a pandemic.
    Go Digital
    Mar 12, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Sign-up to receive statements by email, ACH transactions and an online platform to view your accounts activity daily.
    Purina Mineral Tub and Cattle
    Solving 4 of Spring's Biggest Challenges
    Mar 03, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Purina experts share their secrets to solving common spring cattle concerns.   
    Grain Bin Safety Tips
    Mar 02, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Top Tips
    On Farm Records
    Feb 26, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Keeping records is still vital to today’s operations.
    Jumping Productivity to the Next Level
    Feb 21, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    To continue climbing that yield ladder, we will need to continue to evolve and try new ideas or concepts.
    White Mold Strategies
    Feb 21, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    How to decrease white mold severity and yield loss.
    Grain Department Survey
    Jan 29, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    We want your feedback!
    Free Price Later
    Jan 29, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Now offering Free Price Later on corn & soybeans. 
    Weather & Fungicide Forecast
    Jan 24, 2020 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Know your hybrid response to fungicide, know your crop rotation and understand wetter environments.
    NW Iowa Nutrient Management Summit
    Dec 31, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    CFE along with participating partners will host the NW Iowa Nutrient Management Summit on January 20, 2020 in Sheldon, Iowa.
    Cloud Cover and Corn Growth
    Dec 18, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Cloudy weather leads to slower growth and development.
    Soybean Considerations for 2020
    Nov 27, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    By using multiple years of data and replicated trials, we are able to deliver comprehensive and accurate data that can help growers find the best insight that boost yeilds and address issues from past seasons.
    SAVE ON YOUR NITROGEN COST
    Nov 27, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Earn additional purchasing discounts now!
    Annual Meeting
    Nov 11, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    December 12, 2019 Crossroads Pavilion Sheldon, IA 5:30pm Meal 7:00pm Meeting
    TNT Treat N' Test
    Sep 19, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Set yourself up for explosive yields next year by testing your manure and treating with Instinct II.
    Protein & Stress Tub Booking Promotion
    Sep 11, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
      Take advantage of our Protein Tub Promotion!
    Tips to Prepare for African Swine Fever
    Jul 31, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    African Swine Fever Virus, commonly-referred to as “ASF”, is a deadly disease in pigs that originated in the wild boar population in Africa.
    CFE Joins Land O' Lakes SUSTAIN
    Jun 17, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Cooperative Farmers Elevator (CFE) has joined the Land O’Lakes SUSTAIN™ agricultural retailer network, giving CFE’s farmers access to tools and resources that support on-farm conservation activities, enables the protection of water, land and air resources and...
    Fly Control for your Cattle
    Jun 12, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Did you know that just a few adult flies can quickly populate to 4,000 flies or more per animal? Pesky horn flies can cause your cattle to waste energy and go off feed.
    Delayed and Prevented Planting Provisions
    May 23, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    ISU Crop Insurance Information
    Spring Cover Crop Burndown Tips
    Apr 17, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    CFE's agronomists can walk you through this and help make your success the best possible.
    Wet, Cold Soils May Result in Diseases this Spring
    Mar 13, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    It looks to be a cold, wet start for the 2019 crop seaon. Combat seedling diseases in your soybeans.
    2009 Local Preferred Equity
    Mar 11, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    CFE has elected to retire 45.932% of the 2009 Local Preferred Equity to our patrons.  
    Planter Inspection Checklist
    Mar 10, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    During the fall our CFE agronomists spent hours reviewing and placing the correct hybrid for your acre. Give that seed the best possible yield potential with proper equipment maintenance. Probably the most important piece of equipment coming out of the shed is the planter...
    Driving Profitability with Variable Rate Seeding
    Feb 22, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Incorporating technology into the fertility plan is a fast and simple way to use yield data for fertility removal rates and works for every acre and everybody. This is a simple return on investment program. Top end yields get top end fertilizer rates and low yields get lower...
    Dicamba Grower Trainings
    Jan 24, 2019 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Dicamba Grower Trainings This training covers the following products:  Monsanto’s XtendiMax® herbicide with VaporGrip® Technology; DuPont™ FeXapan™ herbicide plus VaporGrip® Technology and BASF’s Engenia® Herbicide. The...
    CFE's Fire & EMS Volunteers
    Oct 31, 2018 | Cooperative Farmers Elevator
    Cooperative Farmers Elevator strives to drive success for our customers, employees and communities. We recognize that we are important members of the communities where we live and work, as employers, as citizens, and as volunteers.

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