Employee News

Check out the latest Farmers Cooperative employee news below!

June 2024 | Birthdays and Anniversaries

Jun 01, 2024 | Dorchester
Help us celebrate these Farmers Cooperative employees who have birthdays and anniversaries in June.
Careers

Current Job Openings

May 08, 2024 | Dorchester
See our current job openings at Farmers Cooperative. Don't forget about the Employee Referral Program. 

New Employees | April 2024

May 08, 2024 | Dorchester
Please join us in extending a warm welcome to these new employees at Farmers Cooperative. 
Evening at Zoo

Employee Evening At The Zoo

May 08, 2024 | Dorchester
Join us on Sunday, June 30th for our Evening at the Zoo event 

Company Promotions

May 08, 2024 | Dorchester
At Farmers Cooperative we are commited to recognizing and nurturing talent within our organization, we are delighted to announce the promotion of several outstanding individuals who have consistently demonstrated excellence in their roles. 

May 2024 Birthdays and Anniversaries

May 08, 2024 | Dorchester
Celebrate with these employees who have birthdays and work anniversaries in the month of May.
Calender

Upcoming Events

May 08, 2024 | Dorchester
Keep up to date with what's happening at Farmers Cooperative.

2024 Wellness Requirements

Jan 12, 2024 | Dorchester
Biometric Screening Sign-Up is now open! All employees and spouses covered under our health insurance must complete a biometric screening and health check on Virgin Pulse each year to qualify for the lower premium in the next plan year.

New Employees | December 2023 and January 2024

Jan 12, 2024 | Dorchester
Please help us welcome these new faces to the team at Farmers Cooperative.
Scholarships

2024 Scholarship Program

Nov 29, 2023 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative will award scholarships, up to $1,000, to high school graduating seniors, enrolling in college as a full-time student. Preference will be given to students majoring in an agriculture-related field, but all are encouraged to apply.
Thank you

Harvest Meals | Thank You!

Oct 27, 2023 | Dorchester
Harvest appreciation meals have wrapped up for 2023. Over the course of five days, thousands of producers were served meals to thank them for their business.
Need To Know

Promos and Specials

Oct 27, 2023 | Dorchester
Stay up to speed on current promos or specials going on at our locations. 

Harvest Meals | Help Needed

Sep 20, 2023 | Dorchester
Harvest appreciation meals will be served on September 26th, 27th, 28th, and October 3rd and 5th. Over the course of these five days, 4,500 meals will be served, we need all hands on deck to make this a successful event.

Parade Season

Jul 12, 2023 | Dorchester
Summer is in full swing, which means so are town celebrations and parades. Check out the locations that have been participating in their local celebrations.

Farmers Cooperative Intern Group

Jul 11, 2023 | Dorchester
Why choose to intern at Farmers Cooperatve? Listen to our current interns tell us their "why" and check out what they've been up to so far this summer.

Open Enrollment

Jul 07, 2023 | Dorchester
Open enrollment began Friday, July 7th and will end Friday, July 21st. This is the time period you have to enroll in any insurance plans you may need. You must re-enroll in coverage whether or not you choose to change plans. If you choose to do nothing, then you will not hav...

2023 Food Drive Results

Jul 06, 2023 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative held an employee food drive June 12th – 16th in hopes of lessening the burden on families in our communities who are food insecure.

TravelConnect Program

Jul 01, 2023 | Dorchester
Did you know that 63% of Americans will take a summer vacation this year? Summer is the time when most Americans take a trip, because of this, we wanted to make sure you were aware of a unique benefit offered through our Employee Assistance Program.

Tire Clean Up

Jun 01, 2023 | Dorchester
Employees from Seward helped clean up and dispose of tires at a historical site. 

2023 Summer Intern Program

Jun 01, 2023 | Dorchester
The summer intern program is off to a great start - we welcomed 11 interns to the program this year. 

Mental Health Awareness

Jun 01, 2023 | Dorchester
May was mental health awareness month. Keep reading to learn about resources that Farmers Cooperative has to offer if you are in need. 

Important Health Insurance Reminder

Jun 01, 2023 | Dorchester
Employees have until June 30th to complete the wellness requirements to receive the lower health insurance premium. If your spouse is on your plan, they will also need to complete the requirements. 
Tire Repair

2023 Tire Rodeos

Feb 22, 2023 | Dorchester
2023 Farmers Cooperative Tire Rodeos are rolling into full gear. 
Award Winner

2022 Difference Maker Award Winner

Feb 22, 2023 | Dorchester
Many times, our employees demonstrate our core values and make a difference without blinking an eye.
Customer Appreciation

2023 Customer Appreciation Meetings

Feb 22, 2023 | Dorchester
In the month of January, six customer appreciation meetings were held by Farmers Cooperative throughout our territory. 
Congratulations

Retirement

Feb 02, 2023 | Dorchester
Congratulations to Lori Yantz-Knobel on her retirement from Farmers Cooperative.
Celebrate

Employee Celebration

Feb 01, 2023 | Dorchester
The Farmers Cooperative Employee Celebration is fast approaching. If you registered for the event, please check your email.
Congratulations

Leadership Development Graduation

Jan 30, 2023 | Dorchester
Congratulations to these individuals who completed the Farmers Cooperative Leadership Development Program.
Celebrate

2023 Employee Celebration

Jan 12, 2023 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative invites you and a guest to attend our employee celebration at Embassy Suites in Lincoln, NE. Enjoy breakout sessions, dinner, awards, and entertainment. 
Annual Report

Annual Meeting

Jan 12, 2023 | Dorchester
On Tuesday, January 10th, Farmers Cooperative held it's 20th annual meeting.
Health News

2023 Wellness Requirements

Jan 12, 2023 | Dorchester
With the start of 2023, we wanted to remind everyone that the wellness requirements for the upcoming open enrollment have restarted again.
SmartDollar

SmartDollar

Jan 12, 2023 | Dorchester
You work hard for your money, and you want to make the most of it. Read more to find out an exciting benefit being offered to Farmers Cooperative employees.  
Young Producer

Young Producer Retreat

Jan 12, 2023 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative held it's Young Producer Retreat in Omaha on January 7, 2023. 
Congratulations

Retirements

Jan 11, 2023 | Dorchester
Congratulations to Kenny Richards, Phil Heckman, and Rob Blahauvietz on their retirement from Farmers Cooperative. 
Congratulations

Leadership Development Graduation

Dec 16, 2022 | Dorchester
Congratulations to the individuals who completed the Farmers Cooperative Leadership Development Program.
Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

Dec 06, 2022 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative will have the following business hours for the upcoming holidays. 
Winter Wellness

Wellness Team Update : December 2022

Dec 06, 2022 | Dorchester
Learn how to stay well this winter with these simple tips.
Lia Day

Leaders In Agriculture Day

Oct 31, 2022 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative will be hosting Leaders in Agriculture Day for the FFA chapters in our territory.
Tire Repair

New Hire Orientation Tire Tech Training

Oct 19, 2022 | Dorchester
New hire orientation has gained training specific to Tire and Oil Technician positions. 
COOP Economic Power

Co-op Month

Oct 18, 2022 | Dorchester
October is National Co-op Month. Watch below to hear how Farmers Cooperative helps to build economic power.
Clothing

Employee Clothing Reminder

Sep 07, 2022 | Dorchester
Employee clothing balances started over on September 1st, keep reading for reminders regarding employee clothing. 
Flu Shot

Mobile Flu Shot Clinics

Sep 06, 2022 | Dorchester
Farmers Cooperative is excited to announce that we will again be offering flu shots (partnering with Warren Memorial Hospital) for employees and dependents at Farmers Cooperative locations this year.  
Grain Harvest

Harvest Safety Rodeo

Aug 22, 2022 | Dorchester
August 16th through 18th approximately 150 employees completed preventative maintenance and housekeeping awareness training at this year’s harvest rodeo.  
Health News

HR Update

Aug 05, 2022 | Dorchester
We would like to thank everyone for completing open enrollment this year. With all of the plan changes, we wanted to make sure employees knew what they were signing up for. Now that it is August, our new plan year has started and I wanted to go over some reminders.
Welcome

New Employees

Aug 05, 2022 | Dorchester
Please help us welcome these new employees to the Farmers Cooperative team.
Safety

Company Videos

Aug 05, 2022 | Dorchester
Watch what's happening at Farmers Cooperative. 
Safety

Safety Video

Jul 22, 2022 | Dorchester
Hear from fellow employees about the ever-evolving safety culture at Farmers Cooperative.
Wellness Heat

Wellness Team Update: July

Jul 15, 2022 | Dorchester
Heat exhaustion is a condition whose symptoms may include heavy sweating and a rapid pulse, as a result of your body overheating.
Wellness Exercise

Wellness Team Update: June

Jun 20, 2022 | Dorchester
Music improves workout performance – Listening to music while exercising can improve workout performance by 15%.

Difference Maker Award Nominee

Jan 06, 2022 | Dorchester
Liz Vogelsberg, grain originator in Frankfort, KS, was nominated for Farmers Cooperative's Difference Maker Award.