CORPORATE EFFORTS

  • Collect & recycle used batteries
  • Collect & recycle used toner cartridges
  • Installation of paperless scanners
  • Recycle all mobile devices
  • Recycle plastic, paper, cardboard
  • Recycle light bulbs
  • Sustainable U.S. Soy Certified

 

 

EDIBLE BEAN & ELEVATOR OPS

  • Re-lamped facilities saving 1/8 on electrical use.
  • Utilize premium efficient motors = 15-25% energy reduction
  • Facilities in Reese, MI & McCanna, ND hold BRC certification 
  • Change flow rate fans on all grain dryers & VFD drives

 

   

MILLING OPERATIONS

  • New Flour Mill constructed which eliminates  > 8900 miles over the road per week reducing our carbon footprint
  • Installation of new lighting in warehouses for significant energy reduction
  • Installation of new boiler system which resulted in 75% reduction in natural gas use
  • FSS22000, AIB Certification
   

AGRONOMY FACILITIES

  • Community Involvement
  • Certified Crop Advisors; including Sustainability certified 
  • Pesticide jug recycling and cardboard recycling
  • New fertilizer facility with motion-sensing LED lighting
  • Variable Rate Technologies - VRT
  • 4R Nutrient Stewardship program:

           - Right Source

           - Right Rate

           - Right Time

           - Right Place