Heartland Co-op Announcement

Friday, July 25, 2014 

PRESS RELEASE

The Board of Directors and management of United Western Coop (UWC), Missouri Valley, IA are pleased to announce it has completed a merger with Heartland Co-op, West Des Moines, IA, effective September 1, 2014.

The terms of the merger provides the member-owners of UWC an influx of capital for new infrastructure, rolling stock, and customer service support.  The employees of UWC will become employees of Heartland Co-op.

Milo Ruffcorn will represent the new district, District K, on the Heartland Co-op Board of Directors.  Trent Sprecker has been named Regional Operations Manager. Chris Russmann will serve as the Agronomy Sales Manager for this region. 

Tom Hauschel, CEO for Heartland Co-op will continue as CEO for the new organization which will be headquartered in West Des Moines, IA.

Heartland Co-op (www.heartlandcoop.com) has corporate offices located in West Des Moines, Iowa and consists of a total of 71 locations in Iowa. The organization serves more than 5,500 members with operations in grain handling and marketing, fertilizer and application, agriculture chemicals and application, livestock feed and processing, agriculture energy products, and propane.

Heartland Grain
Environmental Resources

$1.4 Million Available for Water Quality Practices // Click here to read more

 

Futures
Quotes retrieved on July 28, 2014, 11:23:08 AM CDT
Headlines
Scholarship Announcement

Iowa Institute for Cooperatives to offer six $1,000 scholarships to students who have work experience at a member co-op. Read on to learn more and to complete an application.

Weather

West Des Moines, Iowa (50266)

Current Conditions: Few Clouds
Temperature: 73°F Dew point: 53°F
Humidity: 50% Pressure: 30.21 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: North

Zip Code:

© 2014 Freese-Notis Weather

Grain News

More news...