MaxYield Cooperative’s Members Approve Merger with NEW Cooperative, Inc.

(WEST BEND, IA) – The members of MaxYield Cooperative, headquartered in West Bend, Iowa, have approved the merger proposal with Fort Dodge, Iowa-based NEW Cooperative, Inc. The merger will become effective August 1, 2021. “We are pleased to report the MaxYield membership has voted in favor of this merger,” stated MaxYield board chairman Howard Haas.…

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MaxYield Members to Vote on Merger Proposal

MaxYield Cooperative, headquartered in West Bend, Iowa, reminds its Class A members to vote on the merger proposal with NEW Cooperative, Inc. All Class A (voting) members of MaxYield were mailed a merger information packet on June 4th containing a summary of benefits and copy of the merger proposal, as well as an official ballot.…

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MaxYield & NEW Cooperative Merger will Benefit Members

By Howard HaasMaxYield Board Chairman Rarely does an opportunity come along that’s a potential “win-win” for everyone. Which is why MaxYield and NEW Cooperative, Inc. explored the benefits of joining together, to provide increased value to both memberships and position our organizations for long-term success. In mid-April, we announced that the merger proposal between MaxYield…

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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 Co-op & NEW Co-op to Conduct Unification Study

WEST BEND, IOWA, March 5 – The boards of directors of MaxYield Cooperative, based in West Bend, IA and NEW Cooperative, headquartered in Fort Dodge, IA, recently announced that they have entered into a unification study between the two cooperatives. Keith Heim, MaxYield CEO, explains how the decision to study the unification of the two…

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Unification Study Announced

Recently it was announced that the board of directors of NEW Co-op, headquartered in Fort Dodge, IA, reached out to MaxYield’s board about conducting a study to evaluate what a combined effort of the co-ops might look like. The MaxYield board of directors unanimously  agreed to move forward with a unification study. The letter below…

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