About Us

Facts at a Glance

Facts at a Glance

Global Leader
We are a farmer-owned cooperative committed to helping our owners grow by supplying energy, crop nutrients, grain marketing services, animal feed, insurance, financial & risk management services and food & food ingredients. 

Employees
We employ more than 11,000 people in the U.S. and around the world. Find out more here.

Ownership Structure
We are committed to the cooperative business model, as reflected by our ownership made up of 625,000 producers, the majority are throughout 1,100 member cooperatives and 140,000 customers are served through CHS local service centers.  We also have 20,000 preferred stockholders. 

Financials
We generated $127.9 million in net income and $31.9 billion in net revenues in fiscal year 2017. Find out more here.

Stock
We offer five classes of preferred stock, CHSCP, CHSCO, CHSCN, CHSCM, and CHSCL which are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market. Find out more here.

Governance
We are governed by a 17-member board of farmers and ranchers, who are elected by our cooperative-owners and producer-owners. Find out more here.

CHS Retail
Our Country Operations unit serves more than 140,000 customers in 450 communities in 16 states. We employ more than 6,500 people who help build vibrant communities.