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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.

Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on May 31, 2016, 08:34:25 PM CDT
Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures lost 8 cents in the July contract, but only half a cent for November.  Jul16 meal settled $6.00 lower. The weekly report from

Corn -

Corn futures settled 8 cents lower in the July contract, just 3/4 cent off the low for the day.  Dec corn lost a nickel to close at $4.08 1/2.

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures settled 8 cents lower in the July contract, just 3/4 cent off the low for the day.  Dec corn lost a nickel to close at $4.08 1/2.

Cotton -

Cotton futures were 25 to 34 points lower on Tuesday.  The USD was up more than 300 points on the day and crude oil futures were lower. USDA

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures were mixed on the day from 37.5 cents higher to 30 cents lower.  June hogs posted a trading range of $1.325 on the Tuesday

Cattle -

Live cattle futures were up more than a dollar in the front three contracts. The later contracts were also higher, but only by 20 to 82 cents.

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Cash Bid Information

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  

 

Sunflowers are priced by the cwt and all other grains by the bushel.

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Winfield, Kansas (67156)

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Humidity: 69% Pressure: 29.91 in. Hg
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