chs elburn welcomes congressman hultgren to meredith road facility
MAPLE PARK, Ill., May 30, 2017 – CHS Elburn recently welcomed Congressman Randy Hultgren at their Meredith Road facility located in Maple Park, Illinois. Congressman Hultgren took the opportunity to better understand the needs and challenges of farmers within his district and throughout the country.
Phil Farrell, CHS Elburn general manager, Dave Myers, agronomy manager, Mike Kinsella, grain operations manager and Don Pollnow, manager of the Meredith Road facility led the overview and tour.
“CHS Elburn has served our community for nearly 100 years, supplying Illinois and Wisconsin agricultural producers with agronomy, seed, energy and grain marketing services. Innovation and integrity are central to serving customers and building their community network,” said Rep. Hultgren. “During my visit to the cooperative, I was struck by its demonstrated efficiency coupled with strong working relationships with farmers from all over. Transportation, fuel needs and federal legislation are key issues that we discussed. I’m proud of our farmers and will continue to stand with and for them in Congress.”
Born and raised in Illinois, and having spent more than 20 years serving Illinois and its citizens at multiple levels of government, Congressman Randy Hultgren represents the state’s 14th Congressional District. The district is comprised of seven suburban counties including McHenry, Lake, Kendall, Kane, DuPage, DeKalb and Will.
CHS Elburn, a full-service ag retailer, is part of CHS Inc., a leading energy, grains and foods global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States. Diversified in energy, grains and foods, CHS is committed to helping its customers, farmer-owners and other stakeholders grow their businesses through its domestic and global operations.