MFA Incorporated and Adapt-N Expand Partnership

Cindy Zimmerman

MFA Incorporated has announced an expanded partnership between its Precision Advantage, Crop-Trak and Nutri-Track service platforms and the Adapt-N nitrogen recommendations and monitoring system, operated by Agronomic Technology Corp and owned by Yara International. Thad Becker, MFA Incorporated Precision Agronomy Manager, says MFA growers will benefit from the ability to leverage field data already available within the MFA system to …

Agronomy, AgWired Precision, MFA, nitrogen, Precision Agriculture

Popular Agronomy Resource Now Available as App

Jamie Johansen

For years farmers have depended on the printed MFA Incorporated Agronomy Guide as a way to compare seed and crop protection products they might need on their farming operations. But that day has come to an end. Farmers who have access to iOS, Android or Windows smartphones or tablets can access all the same information in app form. The MFA …

Ag Group, Apps, MFA

Attendees Loved MFA 100 Yr. Celebration

Chuck Zimmerman

After the conclusion of the MFA, Inc. Annual Mtg. this week we all went outside to re-create a historic panoramic photograph in front of the Missouri State Fairgrounds Coliseum. This took a while as you might imagine but the weather was beautiful. After we were done it was time to head home and on the way out I asked a …

Agribusiness, Audio, MFA

MFA Has Loyal Employees

Chuck Zimmerman

The first person I interviewed at this week’s MFA, Inc. Annual Mtg. and 100 Year Celebration was Janice Schuerman, Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary. One of her duties was to read the meeting minutes from the last one. We talked before the program started and I got an overview of all the activities that were planned. Janice also talked …

Agribusiness, Audio, MFA

MFA President/CEO Bill Streeter

Chuck Zimmerman

During the MFA, Inc. annual meeting President/CEO Bill Streeter took the stage. During his remarks he reviewed the history of this 100 year old farmer cooperative, the oldest in the United States. Before we got started this morning I sat down with him to get his thoughts on this historic occasion. He’s proud of MFA members and employees and optimistic …

Agribusiness, Audio, MFA

Missouri Dignitaries Address MFA Annual Mtg.

Chuck Zimmerman

On today’s program at the MFA, Inc. annual meeting were Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and Senator Roy Blunt. I recorded their comments to share with you. Governor Nixon stressed the importance of exports of Missouri ag products. “”Won’t it be nice if someday you can go into a shop in Beijing, China and it says Made in Missouri?” You can …

Agribusiness, Audio, MFA

Miss Missouri at MFA Annual Mtg.

Chuck Zimmerman

Welcoming us to the start of the MFA, Inc. annual meeting is Don Mills, Chairman of the Board. He’s pictured here with Shelby Ringdahl, current Miss Missouri. Shelby will be signing the National Anthem for us. I spoke to both of them prior to the start of today’s activities. Shelby says she’s seen a lot of local companies come and …

Agribusiness, Audio, Cooperatives, MFA

MFA, Inc. Annual Mtg. Livestream

Chuck Zimmerman

I’m calling him the face of MFA. He’s the man in the cold (one of many) who directed me to my parking spot for today’s MFA, Inc. annual meeting and 100 yr. Celebration. MFA, Inc. is the oldest farmer owned cooperative in the United States. I learned that today. I’m going to try to livestream today’s program which starts at …

Agribusiness, MFA

MFA, Inc. Celebrating 100 Years

Chuck Zimmerman

I’m going to a big party this week. It’s the 100 year anniversary for MFA, Incorporated. The celebration will be held along with the 2013 Annual Meeting of MFA, Inc. in Sedalia, MO. I’ll be on my way in the morning and have lots to share starting some time on Tuesday. MFA was one of our first clients to have …

Agribusiness, MFA

MFA, Inc. Partners With Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games

Chuck Zimmerman

The Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games is picking up more sponsors and the latest is MFA Incorporated in Missouri. The announcement was made this evening at the Missouri Equine Council Annual Celebration at the Boone County Fairgrounds. On hand for the presentation were Alltech’s Tyler Bramble (r) and Dr. Alan Wessler, MFA Inc. MFA is an official animal health and …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Animal Health, Audio, Horses, MFA