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    Hear how Chris Pearson, CEO of Agtegra, is thinking about the future of broadband
    May 17, 2022 | Agtegra
    Hear how Chris Pearson, CEO of Agtegra, is thinking about the future of broadband Q: What are some of the trends you’re seeing in farming? A: Farming continues to evolve as consumer expectations, weather, political landscape, and technology change. 
    Carbon Markets – Breaking down the hype!
    May 12, 2022 | Agtegra
    Carbon credits have become the subject of many agricultural publication advertisements over the past year and have caused many farmers to research the options of selling carbon credits or carbon offsets on farmland.
    Director Spotlight: Quentin Larson
    May 09, 2022 | Agtegra
    Quentin graduated from Pollock High School in 1976 and then went to work at Pollock Farmers Elevator as a laborer, bookkeeper, and assistant manager.  He and his wife Lori were married in 1979.  In 1981, they took over the family farm (homesteaded in 1889). 
    Agtegra employees trained in emergency care through pilot program
    May 03, 2022 | Agtegra
    When an emergency strikes in the rural Dakotas, it can take several minutes before emergency medical service personnel arrive to the scene. With much of the region considered medically underserved, a partnership between Agtegra and healthcare providers has become a step...
    Agtegra Cooperative’s Garret Foos named Applicator of the Year by the South Dakota Agri-Business Association
    Apr 26, 2022 | Agtegra
    Aberdeen, S.D. - The South Dakota Agri-Business Association has named Agtegra Cooperative’s Garret Foos as the 2022 Applicator of the Year. Foos was recognized on Jan. 19 at the South Dakota Ag Expo held in Sioux Falls. 
    Message from the Board
    Apr 18, 2022 | Agtegra
    One of the crucial (and unique) aspects of a cooperative is the fact that they are governed by a board of customers – in our case, farmers.  While this can be an advantage for the cooperative, the actual role of the board of directors is often a source of confusion...
    Leading Ag Retailers Walk Before They Run With Autonomy
    Apr 11, 2022 | Agtegra
    Autonomy has arrived in agriculture. That’s the takeaway from talking with the tech team at Agtegra in South Dakota after they demonstrated a Raven OMNiPOWER unit this past fall for spreading applications. Matthew Boomsma and Neal Hiemstra—self-admitted early tech...
    Ukrainian Crisis' Impact On Crop Protection and Fertilizer Markets
    Mar 17, 2022 | Agtegra
    Living in the Midwest, it can be easy to embrace a mindset that far-off events will have little effect on our daily lives. However, those in the agriculture industry know this is far from the truth. With the Russian invasion of Ukraine on repeat on our airwaves, many farmers...
    Chris Pearson to transition leadership of Agtegra
    Mar 09, 2022 | Agtegra
    Chris Pearson, CEO of Agtegra Cooperative, notified the Board of Directors that he will be departing as the CEO on July 1, 2022. Pearson has been with the cooperative since 2013 and served as CEO for 5 years. He was instrumental in the formation of Agtegra in 2018, which has...
    2022 Grain Marketing Meetings
    Mar 07, 2022 | Agtegra
    2022 Grain Marketing Meeting dates and locations.
    Ag Tech Days 2022
    Mar 07, 2022 | Agtegra
    Ag Tech Days 2022
    Agtegra Cooperative’s Garret Foos named Applicator of the Year by the South Dakota Agri-Business Association
    Feb 02, 2022 | Agtegra
    Aberdeen, S.D. - The South Dakota Agri-Business Association has named Agtegra Cooperative’s Garret Foos as the 2022 Applicator of the Year. Foos was recognized on Jan. 19 at the South Dakota Ag Expo held in Sioux Falls.
    Land O’Lakes, Inc. Teams Up with Center on Rural Innovation to Launch American Connection Communities
    Jan 19, 2022 | Agtegra
    In an expansion of the American Connection Project, Land O’Lakes and CORI begin innovative economic development program in Aberdeen, S.D.
    Director Spotlight: Mike Clements
    Jan 14, 2022 | Agtegra
    Mike Clements has lived on the same farm northwest of Miller, SD, his whole life. He graduated from Miller High School and attended SDSU for one year, before returning home to begin farming and ranching in 1971.
    Agtegra Announces Director of Crop Protection
    Oct 13, 2021 | Agtegra
    Agtegra Cooperative today announced an internal promotion that will further strengthen Agtegra’s innovative capabilities and support its long-term growth.

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