CHS

A cooperative owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives that supplies energy, crop nutrients, grain marketing services, livestock feed, food and food ingredients.

Business
November 23, 2015
CHS HQ in Inver Grove Heights, Minn. CHS, Inc. is the company name. I...

Farmer-owned cooperative CHS Inc. profits fell 28 percent in 2015

Annual profit declines 28 percent for the nation's largest farmer-owned cooperative.
Business
August 21, 2015

Diesel prices, now less than gas at the pump, likely to rise into the fall harvest

Analysts expect prices to jump as farmers fill up to harvest fields.
Business
August 12, 2015
CHS HQ in Inver Grove Heights, Minn. CHS, Inc. is the company name. I...

CHS takes $2.8B stake in fertilizer maker CF, drops plan for N.D. plant

The move comes after CHS concluded the North Dakota plant was too costly.
Business
June 2, 2015
CHS HQ in Inver Grove Heights, Minn. CHS, Inc. is the company name. I...

Minnesota-based cooperative CHS buys an Illinois ethanol plant

It is the second ethanol plant the Minnesota farmer-owned co-op has purchased in a year.
Business
January 4, 2015

Carl Casale, president and CEO of CHS Inc.

“CHS is clearly a company in motion. And when it comes to creating value for our owners, our goal is to stay in motion.” About…
Business
September 16, 2014

Schafer: Stadium naming rights deal gives CHS much-needed visibility

CHS is the nation's largest farmer-owned cooperative, but it's not exactly a household name. That's what's behind a savvy playto put its name on a little baseball stadium under construction in St. Paul.
CHS investment
September 6, 2014

CHS plans $3B fertilizer plant in North Dakota

The fertilizer factory will be the largest investment in the farmer-owned co-op's history.
Business
September 4, 2014

CHS makes another big investment in energy

The Inver Grove Heights co-op will put $406 million into a Montana oil refinery.
Business
July 9, 2014

CHS 3Q profit gets a boost from flour mill spinoff

Nation's largest co-op saw big jumps in agriculture-related operations.
Business
May 1, 2014

Minnesota ag co-op CHS agrees to buy ethanol plant in Illinois

CHS, a major marketer of ethanol, says the plant is a step into the production side of the business.
Business
July 29, 2013

CHS in joint venture with Australian grain firm

CHS Inc. on Monday unveiled a grain marketing joint venture with Ruralco Holdings of Australia.Inver Grove Heights-based CHS, the largest farmers' cooperative in the U.S.,…
Executive Compensation Report
July 29, 2013

Minnesota CEO pay: Lots of options

Minnesota's top CEOs cashed in far more stock options in 2012 than they did the year before, boosting median total pay 2.6 percent.
Business
July 10, 2013

CHS 2Q profit falls on weather

CHS Inc.'s quarterly earnings fell 38 percent as the company suffered from a weather double-whammy: a wet spring in farm country coupled with fallout from…
Business
April 15, 2013
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With billions in sales, some co-ops are big business

When Brent Heuth and a team of researchers at the University of Wisconsin decided to measure the economic impact of cooperative-owned businesses in the United States, they didn't figure it would be too hard.
Business
April 15, 2013

Cooperative to become first in Wisconsin to join CHS

Farmers with northeastern Wisconsin's Larsen Cooperative Co. have elected to join industry giant CHS Inc.
Business
April 15, 2013

CHS oil refining fuels a 13% jump in agricultural co-op's earnings

Earnings for the agricultural cooperative were propelled by oil refining profits rather than its farming business.
Business
April 15, 2013
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CHS, Land O'Lakes top USDA co-op list

A federal report says Minnesota is home to four of the nation's eight biggest agricultural co-operatives.
Business
April 15, 2013

CHS to make record $600M payout to farmer owners

BIG payday: Farmers and cooperatives that are members of the giant co-op will get the biggest payout ever.
Business
April 3, 2013

CHS profits triple on energy business

CHS Inc., the nation’s largest agricultural cooperative, Wednesday reported a more than threefold increase in quarterly profits, buoyed by a standout performance in its energy…
Business
March 21, 2013

CHS entering joint venture to market grain in Japan

CHS Inc. said Monday that it is forming a grain marketing joint venture with Japanese grain company Zen-Noh.
Business
March 21, 2013

CHS profit down, revenue up as some margins shrink

CHS said profit margins narrowed on agricultural and energy products.
Business
March 21, 2013

Drought worries increase for Minnesota farmers

After a strong crop in 2012, dry weather already is raising concerns about this year's growing season.
Business
March 6, 2013

Cargill, CHS, ConAgra flex new power in the flour business

Cargill, CHS and ConAgra agreed to form a new flour-milling business that will have more than $4 billion in annual sales.