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Local. Farmer-owned. Working together.

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Farmer-owned with global connections


Farmers, ranchers and agriculture co-ops are the heart of CHS and vital to feeding the world.

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Energy & Industrial

CHS keeps agriculture and communities running smoothly with our fuels and lubricants.

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Food & Ingredients

CHS creates quality food and ingredients from farmers' grains and oilseeds.

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When you're connected to a co-op, you never farm alone

Today’s cooperative system connects farmers to the larger world around them, while providing a measure of dependability, strength and stability close to home.

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Sara Hewitt

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Speaking out for agriculture

The number of Americans living on farms and ranches slid below 3 percent four decades ago. With few people having real connections to how their food is produced, survival of U.S. agriculture will require building bridges with neighbors and communities, says Sara Hewitt, a Kilkenney, Minn. farmer and ag advocate.

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National FFA Organization

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FFA Day at CHS celebrates ag leaders

During FFA Day at CHS, employees got a firsthand look at the impact of the Foundation’s multi-year commitment to building tomorrow’s ag leadership.

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