Farmers Cooperative Grain Department

Farmers Cooperative’s grain department is invested in our owners’ success by continually modernizing our physical assets while bringing competitive price advantages to our owners.  Our ability to arbitrage in competitive markets including export, domestic and local processors while providing consistent risk management programs is only one of our strengths.   Our origination staff has the knowledge and experience to help you manage the tough decisions of marketing your grain. 

Producers utilize our 46 grain facilities covering eight counties in SE Nebraska & NE Kansas.  With over 50 million bushels of licensed storage, we pride ourselves on serving the local producer quickly and efficiently.

Our mission “Investing in Our Owners’ Success” is what drives us to continually update our facilities and increase our storage capacity.   Farmers Cooperative is committed to providing the producer with a full support system from the farm to the market.

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Contact Us
Dale Hayek Grain Manager (402) 946-2211 ext. 1010
Doug Lewis Grain Originator (402) 946-2211 ext. 1012
Roy Josoff, Jr. Grain Originator (402) 946-2211 ext. 1022
Matt Steuk Truck Dispatcher (402) 946-2211 ext. 1020
Sherri Harre Grain Accounting (402) 946-2211 ext. 1025
Cathy Weber Grain Accounting (402) 946-2211 ext. 1009
Missy Vnoucek Grain Accounting (402) 946-2211 ext. 1021
Rhonda Zoubek Grain Accounting (402) 946-2211 ext. 1028
Bill Kodad Grain Originator (402)228-3458
Brenda Hippen Grain Accounting (402)228-3458
Frankfort, KS      
Ernie Hroch Area Manager  
Kelley Brees Grain Originator  (785)713-9815
Jeff Polson Branch Manager  
Norbert Harms Grain Originator (402) 641-3233
Hanover, KS      
Kevin Buhrman Branch Manager (785) 337-2222 ext. 222
Stu Vitosh Elevator Superintendent  
Joann Scheele Grain Accounting (785) 337-2222 ext. 221
Lynnette Scheele Grain Accounting (785) 337-2222 ext. 223
Rolan Knust Branch Manager (402) 424-2230 
Gary Lytle Branch Manager (402) 656-3615 ext. 225
Dawn Meyer Grain Accounting (402) 656-3615 ext. 222
Katie Epp Grain Accounting (402) 656-3615 ext. 202
Farmers Cooperative is a Nebraska State licensed grain dealer and warehouseman as well as an active member of the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA). All trade rules are governed as such.