We have a perfect storm occurring in the commodities market after many years where it seemed like all the odds were stacked against us in terms of higher prices.
Pella FFA presents the independent film, SILO. Inspired by true events, SILO follows a harrowing day in an American farm town when teenager Cody Rose is entrapped in a 50-foot-tall grain bin. When the corn turns to quicksand, family, neighbors
The WASDE report was released on October 11. Corn estimates dropped six-tenths of a bushel per acre bringing the average down to 180.7 bushels per acre. Soybeans took an opposing direction and increased a mere three-tenths of a bushel per
We have been noticing higher moisture in the grain that is being brought to us from out of the bin. With increasing temperatures and humidity, remember to keep the following in mind as summer weather joins us: Moisture content
Tariffs have been making bigger headlines than the USDA report as of the last few weeks. While these tariffs are only proposals currently, they are causing much stir in the industry for obvious reasons. Currently, the United States has proposed
Two Rivers Crop Insurance & Grain Marketing Meeting Wednesday, January 24, 2018 11:00 A.M. meeting, with lunch included Two Rivers Cooperative – Pella Location RSVP to your Two Rivers Location by Tuesday, January 23rd With the beginning of a New
Set by a scene of local member-farmers delivering harvested grain to their cooperative, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds held a press conference Wednesday, October 18 to emphasize the importance of the Renewable Fuel Standard to Iowa’s farmers and economy. Hosted at
As Senator Joni Ernst recently made her way across Iowa’s 99 counties, she made stops to visit many of Iowa’s businesses. This included a stop in Jasper County at the Two Rivers Cooperative location in Monroe. Welcoming Senator Ernst to
Construction is moving right along on our Tracy location project. With the addition of two grain bins, the growing location will now have 500,000 bushel additional storage capacity and is on track to be completed before harvest 2017. Follow the
With the wet spring we have seen, corn planting progress got off to a slow start, but has since recovered and is currently running at about the 5-year average pace. Long range weather forecasts for the remainder of the year are all over the board, so trying to predict weather this growing season is near impossible.
Your board of directors recently approved a significant expansion project at the Tracy location. Construction will begin in the coming weeks on two grain bins, each having a 250,000 bushel capacity. This 500,000 bushel addition will add to the current
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Lunch served at 11:30 A.M., with meeting to follow Two Rivers Cooperative – Pella Location RSVP to your Two Rivers Location by Tuesday, January 17th We invite you to attend our crop insurance and grain marketing
As we wrap up harvest, and I pleasantly surprised to report that the grain markets have shown significant strength during fall with what we expect to be a record crop, for both corn and soybeans. However, it could be following
We are now offering extended price contracts for this fall. These contracts will be ideal for producers who need additional cash flow. Please contact Shay or Justin for further details or if you wish to participate in this program. Overview
The USDA released its much anticipated June 30 stocks and planted acreage report and the results led to drastically different reactions. Corn closed 14 cents lower while soybeans closed 40 cents higher. Corn planted acreage came in at 94.148 million
Two Rivers Cooperative has recently broke ground on its largest investment in Monroe to date. The project includes adding additional receiving and storage capacity to its grain facility, while increasing the capabilities for customers in the Monroe area.
Sign up BEFORE February 19, 2016 to take part in our Merchant’s Plus Program. The Two Rivers Cooperative Grain Department is implementing a new program by FCStone. Merchant’s Plus is a program that helps both the elevator originate bushels and
Harvest is in full swing now and I want to take this opportunity to pass along a few reminders to you. Hours of operation change daily at each of our four locations. Please give us a call to confirm closing