Feed Mill Production Operator - 2nd shift (Noon - 8 p.m.) Perform daily feed mill operations - mixing and bagging feed, loading trucks, some delivery. CDL required. Benefits provided after 90 days. New position. Contact Feed Division Manager Rod Torgerson, 507-450-0498. Click to download a CDL application form. Feed Truck Driver - Houston Responsibilities include delivering bulk feed from our Houston feed mill and assisting with feed production at the mill. CDL required. Benefits provided after 90 days. New position. Contact Feed Division Manager Rod Torgerson, 507-450-0498. Click to download a CDL application form. Seasonal Grain Help - Rushford & Spring Grove Run grain dryer and oversee operations during harvest. Seasonal, night shift (approximately 10 p.m.-7 a.m.) Inquire at Rushford, 507-864-7733, and Spring Grove, 507-498-5321. Click to download an application form. Grain & Commodities Truck Driver - Rushford CDL Class A driver for local hauling of grain and commodities. Call Rushford, 507-864-7733. Click to download a CDL application form.
Rushford grain facilities are accessible and ready for your grain.
You have probably experienced or heard about the Rushford Highway 43 detour and are wondering how it will impact grain receiving during harvest. The Hwy 43 detour through Rushford's residential area is now open to farmers hauling grain. Click here for details.Click here for a detour map.
LADIES NIGHT OUT Friday • October 24 • 5:30-8 p.m. at the Town & Country Store and Nordic Lanes in Rushford. A FREE fun-filled evening of shopping, Wine tasting, special deals and prizes. A variety of vendors will be on hand.
Free DP corn contractthrough October 31. No service fee. DP Contract with a FLOOR:move grain today, have until October 31 to price it knowing you have a guaranteed minimum.If you don't want to sell it by the 31st, you can roll it into a monthly service fee storage contract. Call Grain Division Manager Greg Boldt, 507-864-7733.
2014 Beef Mineral & Tub Booking Program - Save money all season by booking your Wind and Rain bagged minerals and tubs and RangeLand protein tubs. Sign up by October 31. Pick up products by March 15, 2015. Want to know more about the products? Contact Beef Specialist Paul Bartsch, 507-259-1220, or Alesha Sveen, 507-259-4110.
Meet your new agronomist:Mike Peters joined the FCE agronomy team in September and will be based out of Houston. Some of you may remember Mike from Caledonia where he worked for 4 1/2 years before moving to the Wabasha area for 6 years. We're happy to have Mike back at FCE and know you'll enjoy working with him.
Creep feeding is an important strategy for better pastures, healthier cows and an increased rate of gain on your calves. It maximizes muscle and bone growth in young calves while preventing early fat deposition. Growers should consider creep feed for their calves to: • Reduce stress on grass • Reduce stress on cows • Add weight without adding fat Contact Beef Production Specialist Paul Bartsh, 507-259-1220, if you would like more information.
New 225,000 bushel soybean bin in Spring Grove will significantly speed up receiving this fall. Picture at left was taken on August 26.
Several environmental groups claim the combination of glyphosate and
2, 4-D will create more weed resistance in states where EPA is allowing Dow
AgroSciences to sell the herbicide combination and seed technology. However,
the groups filed the suit in the Ninth Circuit in California, which isn't among
the states EPA approved for use.
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After multiple cycles of wetting and drying, some Midwestern soybean
fields will be more prone to shatter loss and will require careful harvest
management this fall.
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Investment, information, infrastructure and integrity are four
buzzwords that the global agriculture industry is talking about, and they'll be
essential in helping farmers feed the world's growing population.
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After weather delays and machinery breakdowns, Karen Johnson's family
of Avoca, Iowa, was finally able to begin harvesting their soybean crop this
past Friday. Meanwhile, dry weather in Madison, Fla., has allowed Jamie Harris'
peanut harvest to speed ahead.
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The return of showers in Brazil's Mato Grosso and surrounding parts
of the Center-West, combined with forecasts of further rain over the weekend,
have prompted farmers to restart planting soybeans this week.
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