Agtegra anounces the hiring of Senior Vice President of Grain Marketing and Rail Logistics 

March 19, 2019 - Agtegra Cooperative is proud to announce the hiring of Jason Klootwyk as Senior Vice
President of Grain Marketing and Rail Logistics. Jason was previously with Bunge North America where
he held multiple positions including Specialty Grains Manager, Commercial Manager, Region Manager,
Director of Interior Assets, and most recently Director North American Origination.

"It is exciting to have someone with Jason's experience and track record joining our Agtegra Team," said
Chris Pearson, CEO of Agtegra. "Jason joins a talented Senior Leadership team that is committed to
doing what they can to serve our farmer/owners and our employee team."

"Agtegra really has created something special. The rich history and legacy combined with the focus on
customers and employees is what attracted me to the company" said Jason. "The team members I have
met have been phenomenal. I'm humbled to be joining such an organization, and I can't wait to get
started."

Jason and his wife Jen have four boys. While Jason will begin reporting immediately to Aberdeen, the
rest of the family will be relocating from St. Louis to the Aberdeen area this summer. In his spare time
Jason enjoys coaching youth athletics, going to motor sports events, playing golf, and shooting sporting
clays and trap. Please help me in welcoming Jason, Jen, and the boys to Agtegra!