CHS is based in the United States, with headquarters near St. Paul, Minn. Employees based there support the cooperative’s business operations in energy, agronomy, grain marketing, animal feed, food and food ingredients, along with business solutions including insurance, financial and risk management services. CHS also owns petroleum refineries, processing plants, cooperatives and retail stores across the U.S. to provide its owners with a direct link, where they live and work, from planting to harvest to consumers. We’re making a difference around the world (View Brochure: Global Grain & Processing: Dedicated to Quality and Efficiency) .
Simply put, CHS sells cooperatives and farmers everything they need to grow healthy, profitable crops. Products like fertilizer, seed, crop protection products, agronomic expertise, financing, fuel, lubricants for their machinery, and propane to dry their crops after harvest and warm their homes. Then, we buy our customers’ grain and sell it to food and feed companies all over the world.
Together CHS employees based at offices, retail operations, processing facilities and refineries across the U.S. and Canada serve more than 600,000 farmer-owners and 1,100 member cooperatives as well as energy, grains and foods customers.