Agriculture

Processing

Processing

Feeding global populations with protein processing potential.

Our producers are passionate about what they grow, Farmers are passionate about what they grow. And CHS is passionate about helping you find new markets and new uses for your grains and oilseeds. Our expertise and extensive networks, help you turn your crops into smart solutions all over the world. As part of a successful cooperative system, you’ll be connected to the CHS global processing platform that includes soybean crushing and refining facilities in the United States, where we:

• Refine more than 1.3 billion pounds of soybean oil annually that’s used in a wide variety of food products and applications, including margarines, butter spreads and coffee creamers. 
• Produce 3 million tons (2.7 million metric tons) of soy protein products for global and domestic use in human and animal foods.

Canola
We operate a canola processing and refining plant near Hallock, Minn., at a capacity of 1,500 tons per day. We:

• Refine more than 440 million pounds (200,000 metric tons) of canola oil annually.
• Process 21 million bushels (475,000 metric tons) of canola seed annually, the equivalent of 600,000 acres (283,000 hectares).
• Produce 303,000 tons (275,000 metric tons) of canola meal annually. 


  • Soybeans

    Partnering with CHS, a soybean grower has a field full of opportunity. With our industry-leading processing and refining capabilities and direct-from-the-farm sourcing, CHS is one of today's major suppliers of soy-based products for commercial food and industrial customers around the world. Read more

  • Sunflowers

    As a leader in the confectionery sunflower business, we supply ingredients to nationally known snack brands, serving more than one-third of the domestic kernel and in-shell market. We also export sunflower products to Europe, the Middle East and the Pacific Rim, and are the largest domestic producer of hulled millet for baking. Read more

  • Canola

    CHS produces heart-healthy canola oil and high-protein canola meal at its integrated canola processing and refining plant near Hallock, Minn. Using state-of-the-art processing technology, CHS produces Canola Oil Crude and Canola Oil Refined, Bleached and Deodorized (RBD), and canola meal which is a by-product of oil production.

  • Corn

    Corn Oil is separated from distillery products via a centrifuge process. It provides caloric value and favorable finished product attributes in feeding rations and is a preferred feedstock or raw material for the production of biodiesel as a source for relatively low-carbon.

  • Wheat

    Wheat is the most consumed grain in the world. With our long-standing farm connections, CHS brings unsurpassed local market expertise--which means integrity and traceability for your wheat. We work with customers to source the highest quality product. We source all over the world. We supply across the world. Read more