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Farmer-owned and governed
We're honored to know and serve our owners
 in thousands of rural communities

New Leaders

CHS supports the next generation of farmers and ranchers.

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Your Co-op Connection

Behind successful farming operations are supportive...

Your Co-op connection

It's all about people

Jason Brancel is a big believer in the power of leadership and development training to help keep rural communities strong. 

"Organizations that focus on developing talent win in recruiting and retaining top talent - and they win in the marketplace," says the president and CEO of Agfinity, a cooperative based in Eaton, Colo. 


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Cooperative Services

We provide agricultural inputs, energy products, hedging, financing and other services.

Explore our cooperatives

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The elevator team has developed good local markets and knows how to merchandise our crops.

Joseph Sisk

Hopkinsville, Ky.

Dave Smiglewski, mayor of Granite Falls, Minn.

A place to call home

During one awful four-year stretch, Granite Falls was ravaged by three natural disasters. Each time, the southwestern Minnesota town of 2,800 emerged better than before.

"Every community has a personality," says long-time mayor Dave Smiglewski. "Some moved ahead; others you can't budge. We may not have all the assets or tools of larger communities, but that doesn't mean we can't make Granite Falls a good place to do business and raise families." 

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