Happy Cooperative Month! What a great opportunity to share the Top 10 reasons to be a member of Wheat Growers!

  1. At Wheat Growers you work with a trusted team of neighbors and friends.
  2. We are member-owned and governed, therefore operate for the mutual benefit of our members.
  3. Because our money stays local, we support the economic well-being of our 32 local, rural communities.
  4. We have a 90+ year history of servicing our customers and communities and we’re here to stay for another 90.
  5. We are just a phone call away – it is easy to visit with our leadership team and board members at any time!
  6. With our owners’ support, we have upgraded and built over $120 million worth of facilities and improvements in the past 5 years.
  7. We employ talented agronomists and grain marketing specialists to provide our customers with unbiased crop input and grain marketing recommendations tailored to every producer’s operation.
  8. Innovation is one of our core values, so we research, offer and educate our members with the latest agricultural technology.
  9. We service over 2 million acres every year – and we do it safely and efficiently so that our employees return home each night to their families.
  10. In the last 6 years we have returned over $47 million in cash to our member-owners through patronage and Loyalty Rewards and an additional 80 million in Sec 199 tax credits!