Brad Ostwald Retires from MaxYield West Bend Cenex

We would like to extend our congratulations and well-wishes to Brad Ostwald, a team member at our West Bend Cenex store, on his recent retirement! Brad joined MaxYield in 2015 and has been an essential part of the West Bend Cenex team. He has been a fixture in keeping our store friendly and tidy, with…

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Reception Planned to Honor Retirement of MaxYield CEO

MaxYield clients, members, team members, and other industry professionals are invited to join us in honor Keith Heim, MaxYield Cooperative CEO, as he retires from his 43-year career in agriculture. Join us Friday, July 23, 2021 from 1:30 pm-4:00 pm at the Kossuth County Ag & Motorsports Museum (located on the Kossuth County Fairgrounds –…

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Steve Witte Retires from MaxYield Britt Location

We would like to extend our congratulations and well-wishes to Steve Witte, propane delivery driver at our Britt location, on his recent retirement! Steve joined MaxYield (then Farmers Cooperative of Britt) in 1994, working in the agronomy department. In 1998 he shifted in the energy department, focusing mainly on propane delivery and service. Some highlights…

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NEWS RELEASE: MaxYield Co-op & NEW Co-op Merger Proposal to Proceed to Member Vote

WEST BEND, IOWA, April 9, 2021 – MaxYield Cooperative’s board of directors recently announced that the merger proposal between MaxYield and NEW Cooperative, Inc., headquartered in Fort Dodge, IA, will proceed to a member vote in June. Howard Haas, chairman of MaxYield’s board, said that directors of MaxYield and NEW Co-op met individually at the…

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MaxYield – NEW Co-op Unification Proposal to Proceed to Member Vote

Recently, MaxYield’s voting members were mailed an update regarding merger discussions between MaxYield and NEW Co-op, Inc. Boards of both cooperative’s have approved moving forward with the merger proposal… April 8, 2021 Dear MaxYield Cooperative Voting Members: This letter is to inform you of the continued efforts to explore the possibility of our cooperative unifying…

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MaxYield’s Chad Besch Elected to FUELIowa Board

Chad Besch, Energy Team Leader at MaxYield Cooperative, was recently elected to serve on the FUELIowa board. FUELIowa represents Iowa’s fuel industry by advocating for innovative and quality fuel options, consumer and environmental protection and fairness in the marketplace. Besch graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Agricultural Studies. After a short stint…

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