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    November Producer of the Month - Jeff Forsting
    November Producer of the Month - Jeff Forsting
    Nov 13, 2018 |
    A typical fall day for Jeff Forsting starts by servicing equipment in the morning followed by hopping in the combine while hoping and praying that everything holds together so he can continue to work until it’s time to quit. This fall; however, has been anything but ‘typical...
    5 Ways to Turn Data into a Prescription
    5 Ways to Turn Data into a Prescription
    Nov 07, 2018 |
    This year is ending, and a new year will be underway, so it’s time to dial up your planning for the upcoming growing season.
    Backpacks Reducing Rural Hunger with Full Circle Ag
    Backpacks Reducing Rural Hunger with Full Circle Ag
    Nov 01, 2018 |
    It’s no surprise to many that our retail- and farmer-owners are involved in their communities. It’s what makes the Land O’Lakes, Inc. system special: a community of diverse-thinking doers and dreamers working to make a greater impact and feed human progress.
    A Small Investment Makes a Big Difference
    A Small Investment Makes a Big Difference
    Oct 05, 2018 |
    “For us it was a no-brainer.” Chad Jurgens of Prairie Hill Farms has been extremely pleased with the results of his $199 investment in the Cenex Total Protection Plan purchased from Myron Lefor at Full Circle Ag.
    Cooperative Value
    Cooperative Value
    Oct 02, 2018 |
    I had the opportunity to attend the South Dakota Association of Cooperatives Annual Conference last week. They had a number of speakers on a variety of issues facing farmers and the coops that serve them.
    Profitability Maps
    Profitability Maps
    Sep 13, 2018 |
    It’s no secret that we are in the midst of a lean farm economy.  From low commodity prices to high input costs, every dollar spent on the farm needs to be scrutinized.
    FCA Employees Partake in Grain Entrapment Training
    FCA Employees Partake in Grain Entrapment Training
    Aug 28, 2018 |
    The Forman Fire Department hosted a grain entrapment training session for some of our employees in the grain division. The training was divided into two separate sections.
    August Producer of the Month - Lorin Fliehs
    August Producer of the Month - Lorin Fliehs
    Aug 23, 2018 |
    Farming is not just a hobby…it’s a way of life. This statement is extremely fitting for Lorin Fliehs as farming has been a part of his life since he was born. Growing up on a farm south of Claremont, SD, Lorin has been in the agricultural business since day one.
    Tomorrow's Ag Leaders - Eric Paulson
    Tomorrow's Ag Leaders - Eric Paulson
    Aug 06, 2018 |
    The South Dakota Ag Business Association started a program this year called ‘Tomorrow’s Ag Leaders.’ It is a program designed to prepare upcoming leaders in the ag industry through leadership training, legislative experience, and overall exposure to the benefits and issues in...
    Full Circle Ag Teaches Cattle and Livestock Safety at Farmers Union Safety Camp
    Full Circle Ag Teaches Cattle and Livestock Safety at Farmers Union Safety Camp
    Aug 01, 2018 |
    Working with the children at the Farmers Union Safety Camp was a great experience.  It is important that we teach the younger generations about safety in the farming and ranching environment.
    A Message From The CFO
    A Message From The CFO
    Jul 27, 2018 |
    August 31st will mark the end of the 2018 fiscal year. It is hard to believe how fast the years go by. Location managers and bookkeepers will be busy taking inventory and reconciling their numbers over the next few weeks.
    Producer of the Month - Bergh Farms
    Producer of the Month - Bergh Farms
    Jul 11, 2018 |
    "What do you have planned for today?" "I'm not sure. I'll find out when I get there." One of the most satisfying aspects of farming is that you partake in a different task every day.
    Agronomic ALERT - White Mold
    Agronomic ALERT - White Mold
    Jul 03, 2018 |
    Have a Fungicide Plan in Place for White Mold in 2018! White mold is a major soybean disease that impacted many fields in 2017.
    July Leadership Updates
    July Leadership Updates
    Jul 02, 2018 |
    Where did spring go? Oh, that’s right, it was that week around May 1st, and then it’s been summer ever since.  What a whirl wind it has been!
    Not All Fields Are Created Equal
    Not All Fields Are Created Equal
    Jun 08, 2018 |
    We all know that all fields are NOT created equal.  That’s why we tissue sample.  Tissue sampling is the final piece of information telling us whether additional nutrients are needed.
    June Leadership Updates
    June Leadership Updates
    Jun 07, 2018 |
    We are very pleased with all the positive feedback we are receiving on the new website and our increased presence on social media platforms, Facebook and Twitter.  We are striving to be your “go-to” source for everything from markets and weather to what’s new in agriculture.
    Past Tissue Sample Trends
    Past Tissue Sample Trends
    May 29, 2018 |
    We have been dedicated to using tissue samples over the years to learn more on ways to help our customers grow better crops.  Here are some local trends we’ve identified along with insights from WinField United.
    Why Tissue Sample?
    Why Tissue Sample?
    May 29, 2018 |
    Tissue sampling has been a metric for in-season analysis for many years now.  However, have you ever taken a tissue sample and asked yourself, “what did I learn from that sample?”
    Member Co-op Match Program
    Member Co-op Match Program
    May 23, 2018 |
    What’s better than a donation? A matching one.
    New Faces in New Places
    New Faces in New Places
    May 15, 2018 |
    Our new agronomy location in Forman, ND is open for business! We have two new faces for the company: Eric Paulson and Cathy Schmitz.
    Sending Mail is a Hug in an Envelope
    Sending Mail is a Hug in an Envelope
    Apr 20, 2018 |
    These students, as well as their teachers, might not think that this "Thank You" card assignment was very important, but it means the world to us.
    Giving Back
    Giving Back
    Apr 16, 2018 |
    Here at Full Circle Ag, we thoroughly enjoy giving back to the community and supporting local organizations whenever possible.
    Full Circle Ag Remembers Dwight
    Full Circle Ag Remembers Dwight "Toad" Kampa
    Apr 05, 2018 |
    Funeral services for Dwight “Toad” Kampa, 64, of Columbia, SD, will be 2:00pm, Saturday, April 7, 2018, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Columbia, with Pastors Samuel Bobby and Craig Grams officiating.
    Kilker To Join Land O’ Lakes Executive Leadership Council
    Kilker To Join Land O’ Lakes Executive Leadership Council
    Mar 16, 2018 |
    Full Circle Ag would like to congratulate Andrea Kilker on her election to the Land O’ Lakes Executive Leadership Council. This council is a grassroots group of six producers and five cooperative managers.