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VALLEY COOP, INC., ANNOUNCES CEO - May 9th 2016

VALLEY COOP, INC., ANNOUNCES CEO

WINFIELD, Kansas - Valley Coop, Inc., is pleased to announce that they have completed their executive search and would like to introduce their new CEO, James Jirak. Mr. Jirak is a recognized cooperative leader in the state of Kansas.

Jirak has most recently been serving as CEO of Producers Agricultural Marketing Association in Kensington, Kansas since 2009. Prior to that he spent his career working for the ethanol industry, in direct sales and he spent time in chemical and fertilizer operations for Collingwood Grain (ADM). James is also active in the cooperative industry including serving on the Kansas Cooperative Council, Agri-Business Benefit Group Insurance board and with the Kansas Grain and Feed Association. He is a graduate of Fort Hays State University with a bachelor's degree in agricultural business.

"The Board of Directors is extremely pleased to announce James Jirak as their next CEO. James, is an up and coming leader in agricultural cooperatives. The board is looking forward to working with James on ensuring that the cooperative continues to provide outstanding products and services to our membership long in to the future," said Darrell Long, Board Chairman.

Mr. Jirak will officially join Valley Coop on May 16, 2016.

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Commentary
Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures posted gains of ¼ to 1 ½ cents on Tuesday. Export news gave the market a lift. Private exporters reported to the USDA

Cotton -

Cotton futures pulled back from earlier highs, but closed 8 to 32 points higher. Mills were actively fixing on call contracts. A stronger dollar

Lean Hogs -

Lean hogs rose $.40 to $2.67, with triple digit gains out through July 2017. The CME Lean Hog Index was higher again with the 12/2 average up

Cattle -

Live cattle futures posted gains of $1.15 to $2.07 today. Feeders are also sharply higher with the Jan17 contract up $2.52 at $126.85, while the CME

Wheat -

Wheat futures were lower in KC HRW, and mixed in the other two markets. Stats Canada has total Canadian wheat production at 31.7 MMT on a national

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed 2 to 5 ¼ cents higher today, with another $2.50/ton increase in soybean meal accompanied by a modest 13-point gain in

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Due to CBOT and KCBT market hour changes beginning           April 8, 2013 

Valley Coop, Inc. will ONLY PURCHASE GRAIN DURING  MARKET HOURS OF 8:30 AM TO 1:00 PM MONDAY THRU FRIDAY  

 

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