CRC News

    Message from Brown County Public Health
    May 22, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    Farmers, you are the backbone of our local community and of our region. 
    May 14, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    We're calling on you! Ready to earn some extra $$?
    CRC closed Memorial Day
    May 08, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    CRC will be closed in observance of Memorial Day, May 25.
    AgPro Top Facility
    Apr 28, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    Recently, CRC's Fairfax fertilizer plant was featured by Farm Journal as an AgPro Top Facility.
    Free Price Later - Corn
    Apr 28, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    CRC is currently offering free price later on corn at select elevators...
    CRC-Covid-19 March 30 Release
    Mar 30, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    Message to all Central Region Cooperative's Vendors & Customers
    Energy Curbside Pickup/Delivery
    Mar 16, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    ATTENTION: CRC CUSTOMERS The health and safety of our employees and customers are our highest priority. 
    Spring 2020 Elevator Availability
    Mar 15, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    ATTENTION: GRAIN CUSTOMERS To provide the highest level of service to our ag producers, grain elevator locations 
    Winter 2020 Newsletter
    Jan 28, 2020 | Central Region Cooperative
    We can finally say 2019 is behind us and we look to a more prosperous 2020 for our producers.....
    Winter 2018 Newsletter
    Dec 01, 2019 | Central Region Cooperative
    In the first five months of the new cooperative, one of the goals of all team members at Central Region Cooperative has been driving and providing the high level of service that both legacy cooperatives delivered to patrons in the past. From my perspective,the CRC team...
    CRC Agronomy Service Center Locations
    Sep 30, 2019 | Central Region Cooperative
    This summer Central Region Cooperative (CRC) finished the building of its new agronomy service center in Fairfax.
    Fall 2019 Newsletter
    Sep 01, 2019 | Central Region Cooperative
    In 2019 Cantal Region Cooperative has focused on investing in assets for the cooperative creating efficiencies in operations and staff...
    Spring/ Summer 2019
    Apr 01, 2019 | Central Region Cooperative
    Many contributors to the agricultural community are comparing our current farming economy to that of the 1980s. The depressed markets, high interest rates and weather stressed producers, banks and the retail agriculture sector then and those same groups are experiencing...
    Winter 2019 Newsletter
    Jan 01, 2019 | Central Region Cooperative
    Greeting to you and your families in the New Year! My first day as CEO/ General Manager of Central Region Cooperative was January 2, 2019. I am thankful to the board for their trust in me, grateful to the employees for accepting me in to this position, in creating valuable...
    Fall 2018 Newsletter
    Sep 01, 2018 | Central Region Cooperative
    Nathan Gieseke will become the CEO/ General Manager of Central Region Cooperative (CRC) on January 1, 2019. He currently is the Chief Operating Officer at CRC and oversees all division management in agronomy, grain, energy, feed and BCA. He has worked extensively on divisional...
    Spring 2018 Newsletter
    Apr 01, 2018 | Central Region Cooperative
    It isn’t Groundhog’s Day, but rather Daylight Saving Time, that reminds me that spring weather is right around the corner. The sun stays out longer, the snow starts to melt, and farmers are busy moving their grain and prepping for the real spring season almost...
    Fall 2017 Newsletter
    Aug 01, 2017 | Central Region Cooperative
    August 1, 2017 marked the first day of business for Central Region Cooperative (CRC). Since that day, the CRC Since that day, the CRC team has been working diligently to ensure that the integration of the two legacy companies is as seamless as possible for our ...

Ag News

    4 Tips for Managing Early-Season Weed Pressure
    May 26, 2020 | Answer Plot
    Early-season weed control is one of the five essentials that can help you improve your operation in 2020. Now is the ideal time to get ahead of weed pressure and make the right strategic decisions to help mitigate their emergence. However, if weeds do emerge, there are steps...
    Timely Tissue Sampling Aids Nutrient Decision-Making
    May 19, 2020 | Answer Plot
    This season, be sure to routinely monitor the health of your crops by asking your agronomist to take tissue samples and have them tested for nutrient status. This will help ensure your crops are receiving what they need to deliver optimal yield and return on investment (ROI...
    Agronomic Considerations for Prevent Plant Acres
    May 12, 2020 | Answer Plot
    In 2019, a record number of acres were declared prevent plant because of an unusually rainy spring and summer in many areas of the United States. In 2020, farmers are weighing the options of returning at least some of those acres to production. What agronomic factors could...
    What’s the Value of an Adjuvant?
    May 11, 2020 | Answer Plot
    Imagine you’ve invested in a new state-of-the-art planter. You’ve done all the planter maintenance and calibration to set up for a successful spring, but in the midst of all that prep, you forgot to fuel up your tractor. Without the tractor, that expensive planter can’t do...
    Use In-Season Tools to Illuminate Opportunities
    Apr 27, 2020 | Answer Tech
    During the growing season, every minute counts. Many times, extra hands are hard to come by and more hours in the day are not an option. However, quality technology that is properly leveraged can quickly detect field problems and successes to help you know exactly where to...
    Understand the Value of Tissue Testing
    Apr 27, 2020 | Answer Tech
    Knowing whether or not your plants are absorbing the nutrients you’re feeding them is important information in the heat of the season and when planning for next year. Tissue testing is an additional tool you and your trusted advisor can use to create an in-season nutrient game...