Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator Company Conducts Annual Meeting

Ashby Farmers Coop Elevator Company had their annual meeting Thursday, April 5th at the American Legion. Prime rib dinner was served by Legion members.
President Russ Dewey called the meeting to order, minutes from last year’s meeting were read by Secretary Brad Johnson. Manager, Jerry Hennessey, read the financial report. Sales for the year were $14,565,516. The grain bushel handle was $2,852,553, local profits were $238,977 and total net profits after regional patronage refunds were $335,812.
Jerry spoke on happenings at the elevator. He mentioned a few things that were being done to speed up grain dumping more. He talked about feed and seed business and also mentioned things that were affecting the grain markets.
Employees were also introduced.
President Dewey also introduced board members. The terms of Tom Olson and Daryl Franze were expiring and both were re-elected to 3 year terms.
Door Prizes were given following adjournment.