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MKC Kicks Off Annual Food Drive

Apr 22, 2021

Starting on May 1 and continuing throughout the month, MKC employees are joining together to help fill the shelves of area food banks through MKC's ninth annual food drive.

Jones Serves as GEAPS International President

Apr 19, 2021

Jeff Jones, MKC vice president and director of eastern operations, was elected in July 2020 to serve a one-year term as the international president for the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS).

The Power of Partnerships

Apr 13, 2021

Earlier this year, a significant winter storm swept across the United States causing widespread impacts. Several days of below-freezing temperatures and consistent snowfall caused so much stress to the electrical grid that millions were left without power. Through it all, the MKC energy department worked diligently to supply diesel fuel to keep the lights and heat on across the region.

Champions of Conservation

Apr 06, 2021

A change is taking place on farms across the Midwest; a transformation moving toward a farming system that is more sustainable – environmentally, economically and socially. Member-owners across the state are converting to regenerative agricultural practices on their operations, while still meeting consumer’s needs in the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Data Management Ecosystem

Apr 01, 2021

In recent years, the need for MKC customers and employees to collect structured data that can be converted in a real-time dashboard was becoming more and more important. MKC announced in July 2020 the collaboration with Agworld, one of the most popular farm data management platforms in the United States.