News/Events

Central Valley Ag, Farmway officially unite September 1

After a Farmway membership vote of approval of 91% on June 8, Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) and Central Valley Ag (CVA) officially unite into one cooperative September 1, 2017. The new Central Valley Ag will consist of 90 locations across Iowa, Nebraska, and Kansas with more than 800 employees dedicated to serving its producer-owners. CVA […]

Learn More

CVA Green Plains – St. Ed Purchase

(York, NE) – Central Valley Ag (CVA) has announced the purchase of the Green Plains Grain Company facility in St. Edward, Nebraska, expanding their ability to better serve member-owners. The agreement between CVA and Green Plains Grain will finalize sometime prior to September 1, 2017. Following closing, CVA will operate the new facility in conjunction […]

Learn More

New joint venture: FieldReveal

New joint venture FieldReveal capitalizes on proven precision ag platform to expand ag retailer offerings FieldReveal joint venture leverages technology and essential local expertise to support more ag retailers and growers with a proven precision ag platform built by agronomists for agronomists. Four leading agribusinesses, Wheat Growers, Landus Cooperative, Central Valley Ag and WinField United, […]

Learn More

2017 CVA Scholarship Winners

Central Valley Ag recently selected fifteen high school students to receive the 2017 CVA Scholarship to go towards their college education. Each student will receive a $1,000.00 scholarship to the school of their choice. These scholarships are for seniors in high school who are looking to pursue degrees in the agriculture field. They are designed […]

Learn More

NCCEF Scholarship Recipients

York, NE (July 11, 2017) – The Nebraska Cooperative Council Education Foundation (NCCEF) has awarded eight scholarships totaling $19,000 for the 2017/18 academic year to the students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources and the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (NCTA) at Curtis. To be eligible for the […]

Learn More

CVA|Farmway Announce Merger

Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) membership votes to approve unification with Central Valley Ag (CVA). After a series of 13 informational voting sessions, accounting firm K-COE ISOM certified the owners of Farmway approved the merger with CVA by a super majority of 91%. The unified cooperative will retain the Central Valley Ag name and be headquartered […]

Learn More

CVA Farmway Unification Information

Farmway Concordia, KS  Click to read CVA | Farmway Unification Newsletter  WHY WOULD FARMWAY & CVA CONSIDER UNIFICATION? Both Farmway and CVA place a heavy emphasis on bringing value to their customers/members. Both cooperatives feel that combining resources will offer an opportunity to increase the value for their respective members and allow them to better […]

Learn More

Farmway, CVA BOD Unanimously Approve Next Step in Bringing Merger to a Vote

After a review of the recently completed merger study, the Board of Directors of Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) and Central Valley Ag (CVA) both unanimously approved the next step in a merger of the two cooperatives. The merger proposal will now be presented to Farmway members for a vote. “By combining two strong financially-stable cooperatives […]

Learn More

Directors Complete “Director Certification Program”

Alex Brookhouser, Ryan Crumly, and Pat Wemhoff, directors of the Central Valley Ag Co-op of York, recently completed a four-phase educational program co-sponsored by the Nebraska Cooperative Council and CoBank. Each will receive a Certificate of Recognition acknowledging completion of the program. The Director Certification Program is a unique educational program specifically designed to assist […]

Learn More

Central Valley Ag and Farmway to Engage in Formal Study for Merger

Central Valley Ag and Farmway to Engage in Formal Study for Merger (Beloit, KS & York, NE) – The Board of Directors for both Central Valley Ag (CVA) and Farmway Co-op, Inc. (Farmway) have each voted unanimously to begin a formal study regarding the possibility of merging the two cooperatives. This study will be considered […]

Learn More

Sorry, we don't have anything in Latest Events this time.

Sorry, we don't have anything in Latest Projects this time.

Compaction: What We Can or Should Do About It This Fall

CJ1_9479 copy

11-9-17 Compaction Remediaton from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo.   So this topic of compaction has been on my mind all year long. We talked about it this spring as we had a cool, ok cold planting season. I talked about it as it related to water infiltration and we discussed its effects on irrigation. […]

Learn More

DownForce at Harvest

DSC_0913-Edit

Downforce at Harvest from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. This is my favorite time of year to talk about Hydraulic Downforce and planters. And no, it’s not just because I have you captive in the cab of something as you read this article or watch this video. It’s a great time of year because we […]

Learn More

Grazing cows on stalks.

saddle gear

Many of us are relieved to have enough corn out of the field to finally get our cows on stalks. Before doing so there are some important factors to consider… Amount of ears dropped on ground this year How can you adapt cattle to corn Should an Ionophore be used like Rumensin Do you need […]

Learn More

The Cost of Kernel Loss

Keith-Harvest-9105

As I dove into our first field of corn this last Saturday, I was anxious as to what all we would find. Sure, given all the challenges of this year I was waiting to see what the yield looked like. But I was equally anticipating what the moisture was going to be given, how long […]

Learn More

Singular Focus, Multiple Tasks

Screen Shot 2017-10-20 at 12.05.02 PM

October 19, 2017 Precision Focus: Singular Focus, Multiple Tasks from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. I don’t know what to call this harvest season yet as it is a long way from in the books, but I can think of a few names for it so far. Not including the four letter names, a few […]

Learn More

Tough Decisions

Screen Shot 2017-07-05 at 8.41.00 AM

Tough Decisions from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. There comes a point in time during every harvest where you really need to be in two, if not more, places at once. This year is no different. With all the moisture we’ve had, we have issues in both our corn and soybean fields, some of them […]

Learn More

Is the Call Out Justified?

CJ1_2692-copy

Precision Focus October 12, 2017 – Is the call out justified? from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. So earlier this week, in his Reachout Article, Mike talked about the Dollars and Cents behind the need for soil tests, and how it is an expense that we can realistically expect to recuperate in very short order […]

Learn More