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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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Corn -

Corn futures closed fractionally lower on Monday after being as much as 4 cents higher earlier in the day. The USDA Crop Progress report this

Soybeans -

Soybean futures ended with losses of around 22 cents. There was 76% of the US soybean crop with blooms as of Sunday night according to this

Wheat -

Wheat futures settled 1 3/4 to 8 1/2 cents higher, led by the SRW market. Reports have surfaced stating that total French wheat production this

Cattle -

Live cattle and feeder cattle futures were limit up on Monday following a bull friendly Cattle on Feed report. The report released on showed July 1

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures finished the day 40 to 57.5 cents higher. The CME Lean Hog index for 7/21 was 74 cents lower to $77.13. The USDA national

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed 34 to 40 points lower. Per the USDA Crop Progress report released after the close, 85% of the US cotton crop had reached the

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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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