Jerad Appel

Appel Announced as VP of Energy Operations

Jun 13, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative is pleased to announce Jerad Appel as its VP of Energy Operations. Jerad has been involved in the energy business since 2008 and joined the Agtegra team in 2020 where he has served as an Energy Specialist and, most recently, Energy Sales Manager.
FFA Donation

Agtegra Cooperative Donates to over 200 ND and SD 4-H and FFA Programs

May 23, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative has announced donations to over 200 4-H and FFA programs in North Dakota and South Dakota this year. These donations are a part of the cooperative’s agricultural education community impact strategy.
Melissa Dykema

Agtegra Announces New VP of Marketing & Communications

May 17, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative is pleased to announce and welcome Melissa Dykema as its new VP of Marketing and Communications, effective June 10, 2024.
Twin Brooks Employees Present Donation to Christian Service Council of Grant County

Agtegra Gives to 27 ND and SD Food Pantries

May 08, 2024 | Agtegra
As part of its commitment to serving local communities’ food security needs, Agtegra Cooperative has donated monetary resources to 27 food pantries across North and South Dakota.
Hague Location Manager Jacques  VanLeeuwen presents check to Linton Fire Department

Agtegra Supports 78 ND and SD Rural and Volunteer Fire Departments

Apr 25, 2024 | Agtegra
To promote health and safety in its local communities, Agtegra Cooperative has donated to 78 rural and volunteer fire departments across its trade territory this year.
Agtegra Agricultural Scholarship

2024-2025 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Apr 18, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative has awarded scholarships to 10 high school seniors and one college student who are pursuing agricultural degree programs for the 2024-2025 school year.
Bowdle Grain Facility

West Bowdle Grain Facility Upgrade

Mar 26, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative is pleased to announce a significant facility upgrade at our West Bowdle Shuttle Terminal.
Wally Knock Receives Award

Knock Named NCFC Farmer Co-op Director of the Year

Mar 06, 2024 | Agtegra
The National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC) announced Agtegra Director Wallace “Wally” Knock of Willow Lake, South Dakota, as the 2024 Farmer Co-op Director of the Year. The announcement was made at the NCFC Annual Meeting on Feb. 15 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida...

EPA Issues Existing Stocks Order for Dicamba Products

Feb 27, 2024 | Agtegra
On February 6, 2024, a ruling by the U.S. District Court of Arizona vacated the 2020 registrations for OTT dicamba products XtendiMax, Engenia, and Tavium. On February 14, the EPA issued an order with the requirements for XtendiMax, Engenia, and Tavium. We want to assure cus...

Agtegra Cooperative Announces the Purchase of Aurora Cooperative’s South Dakota Agronomy Assets

Feb 06, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative is excited to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Aurora Cooperative Elevator Company (“Aurora Cooperative”), a Nebraska cooperative, to acquire its two South Dakota agronomy locations at Mitchell and Tyndall. The transaction is exp...
Kim Vanneman Family

Director Spotlight: Kim Vanneman

Jan 25, 2024 | Agtegra
Kim Vanneman and her husband, Clint, are co-owners of Vanneman Farms, which is located near Ideal, South Dakota. Their son, Justin, and daughter-in-law, Tasha, joined the operation in 2015. Together, they raise corn, soybeans, milo, winter wheat, oats, alfalfa and grass hay. They...
Garden beds

The Root Cause: GroundWorks Connect Impacts Youth in SD Communities

Jan 22, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra strives to make a meaningful impact in our communities by partnering with organizations whose missions focus on food security, agriculture education and health and safety. Founded in 2011, GroundWorks Connect brings agriculture and education together through three pr...
Agtegra Board President Rick Osterday speaks to the members at the annual member meeting.

Agtegra Cooperative Holds 2023 Annual Member Meeting

Jan 08, 2024 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative held its annual member meeting on Wednesday, December 13, 2023. Management and board leaders discussed the cooperative’s performance and the vision for future growth. Agtegra also announced the results of the 2023 director and delegate election.

Agtegra Cooperative Announces New CHRO Kristi Johnson

Nov 21, 2023 | Agtegra
Agtegra Cooperative is pleased to announce and welcome Kristi Johnson as its new Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), effective December 11, 2023. In this role, Kristi will be responsible for leading the company’s human resource strategy and providing innovative and creati...