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Owners & Investors

Owners & Investors

Investing in your growth.

CHS is a strong, successful company committed to driving growth for its 600,000 farmer-owners, including 77,000 direct producer-owners, through its 1,100 member cooperatives and local CHS retail facilities. Other CHS stakeholders include an estimated 20,000 preferred stock holders. 

For membership information, please read our CHS Membership Policy.
  • Owner Patronage

    CHS producer owners and member-owner cooperatives share directly in the success of CHS via patronage dividends. The cooperative patronage model supports farmers and rural America by returning a proportion of the profits back.  Read more

  • Preferred Stock

    CHS preferred stock investors provide CHS with capital that supports a strong balance sheet and investments for future growth. All of the CHS classes of preferred stock trade on the NASDAQ Global Select Market. Read more

  • Annual Report

    Learn more about the solid performance CHS experienced in 2015 and its continued commitment to deliver economic benefits, invest for tomorrow, and maintain a strong financial foundation to help member cooperatives and producers grow. Read more

  • Annual Meeting

    CHS leaders share news, financial updates and coming-year initiatives with stakeholders at the Annual Meeting held each year in early December. Read more

  • Town Hall Meeting

    CHS owners had a chance to visit with CHS leadership and share feedback that will shape the future of CHS at 10 Your CHS Town Hall Meetings this summer. Find out more about what we heard at these meetings. Read more

CHS Earns Top Workplace Honors
CHS is proud to be named a Star Tribune Top Workplace four years in a row.
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Opportunity Knocks
Want to make a difference? We’re looking for people like you to help our farmer-owners and customers grow. Whether you prefer working indoors or outdoors, put your talents to work at CHS or with one of our member-cooperatives.
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Summer with CHS
You can only learn so much from a book. That’s why each year CHS interns gain rewarding hands-on experience in their fields of interest. Check out these videos to find out what it’s really like to spend your summer learning and doing with CHS.
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