FULL MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY
|Company and Contact Information||Types of Grains or Services|
|Advanced Sort Industries, LLC
9607 W US Highway 50
Seymour, IN 47274
Services: Advanced Sort Industries has patented and developed the orbital belt sorter technology with an increased capacity of over 850% per belt compared to the present technology. One ASI 4000 can sort up to 500 bu. per hour of soybeans with a 8’ X 14’ foot print with only an 11’ overhead height
207 East Main Street
Gardner, KS 66030
Services: Agrilogistics provides containerized commodity shipping supplies, including corrugated bulkheads, IPPC stamped lumber, seals. Agrilogistics also provides logistics and transload management, truck and grain brokerage services. Transload facility development services.
|Allentown Livestock Inc.
Donald D. Jarrett
PO Box 268
Britton, SD 57430
Phone: (605) 448-5116
|Grains: Hard white wheat, soybeans, white corn and oats
Gonzalo Marte, Managing Director
117 C. Palanca St., UP1
|Grains: Export sourcing and trading of soybeans, DDGS, corn, feed products.
Services: Altmar Enterprises is an export grain trading and hedging firm. Altmar's principal owners have strong ties to the Philippines in particular, and have experience supplying feed grains and oilseeds to Philippines poultry and livestock feeding operations.
|Arcadia Cooperative Association
P.O. Box 215
Arcadia, WI 54612
Phone: (608) 323-3311
Fax: (608) 323-3212
Services: Arcadia Co-op operates a container transloading facility located on a CN rail line in western Wisconsin. Arcadia loads grain and DDGs into containers for shipment by rail to ports on the West Coast for export to Asia and other world markets. Arcadia can serve IP specialty grain and DDGS shippers, processors/traders, freight forwarders, TPLs and NVOCC's. Supplies of 40 ft containers are generally available locally without repositioning costs.
11510 Data Drive
Dallas, TX 75218
Services: B.A.G. Corp.® is the original and only source of the Super Sack® container. Since 1969 B.A.G. Corp. has developed and manufactured Super Sack® containers, woven polypropylene flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBCs) for the shipping, handling and storing of dry, flowable and fluid products. The company also produces specialty liners for boxes, drums and FIBCs. Another member of the B.A.G. Corp. family includes: FIBCR which cleans and reconditions FIBCs in a closed-loop system and disposes of bulk bags in an environmentally friendly manner.
|Bes Bean Company
Wheeler, WI 54772
|Grains: Soybeans and Soy Foods,Tofu, Soy Sauce, Non-GMO soybeans and Dry Edible beans
|Bismarck-Mandan Development Assoc.
400 E. Broadway, Suite 417
P.O. Box 2615
Bismarck, ND 58502-2615
Phone: (701) 222-5530
Fax: (701) 222-3843
Services: Provide site selection assistance for ag-processing companies considering development, expansion or relocation in the Bismarck-Mandan, North Dakota area. Facilitate the opportunity for ag-producers and processors to access the transportation amenities
|Blue River Hybrids
27087 Timber Road
Kelley, IA 50134
|Grains: Seed suppliers of organic field corn, soybeans, alfalfa, red clover, sorghum-sudan and sunflowers.
Services: Blue River Hybrids is an independent organic seed company located near Ames, Iowa with seed sales and distribution through the United States and Canada. The first focus of Blue River Hybrids is organic seed for field crops and includes field corn, soybeans, alfalfa, red clover, sorghum-sudan, and sunflowers. A second focus is to bring innovative new products to market that have special value for organic farmers. Recently Blue River Hybrids introduced PuraMaize corn hybrids that in effect “block” contamination from pollen drift of blue corn and GMO corn. Presently, Blue River Hybrids is the only source of commercially available, high yielding PuraMaize corn hybrids.
|Bluegrass Farms of Ohio, Inc.
9768 Mill-Jeff Rd., PO Box 51
Jeffersonville, OH 43128
Phone: (740) 426-6683
Fax: (740) 426-6684
|Grains: Growers, processors and exporters of food grade soybeans. Our soybeans have been developed for the tofu and
soymilk industries. They are large
seeded and high in protein. We clean
and bag our soybeans in a modern
cleaning facility. We also ship grain in containers.
Services: IP food grade soybean sourcing. Working with growers.
|Bluestem Farm Supply, LLC
55346 390th St.
Mountain Lake, MN 56159
Phone: (507) 427-2097
Fax: (507) 427-2097
|Grains: High quality, high protein, non-GMO soybeans for food and export
Services: Blue Stem Farms has the genetics and grower base to provide a non-GMO soybean that is excellent for use in tofu. These varieties provide high protein, yellow hila, large size and good yield of tofu and soymilk. Can also provide third party certification.
PO Box 94
Harrold, SD 57536
Phone: (605) 875-3467
Fax: (605) 875-3508
3811 Bassett Creek Drive
Golden Valley, MN 55422
Phone: (763) 521-4727
Fax: (763) 521-4726
Services: Bratney Companies is a worldwide techology leader in designing, engineering and construction management of agricultural processing plants, equipment and operations.
|Brushvale Seed, Inc.
Paul Holmen or Jon Miller
1656 280th Street
Breckenridge, MN 56520
Phone: (218) 643-2311
Fax: (218) 643-8110
|Grains: Bulk or packaged identity preserved non-GMO soybeans for natto, tofu, miso, soymilk and other soyfoods and feed; non-GMO yellow dent corn for feed; milling quality hard red spring wheat. Products are available for both domestic and export markets.
Services: Purchase contracts and crop production contracts that offer flexible pricing and delivery opportunities, including limited harvest delivery, are available to growers. Planting seed of non-GMO soybean varieties is available.
|Buffers USA, Inc.
10180 New Berlin Road
Jacksonville, FL 32206
Services: Buffers USA is a shipping supply company that provides desicants, security seals, moisture control and cargo control products which provide for secure, quality assurance shipments of grain and other cargo for international land and ocean transportation.
16623 W. Hardy Road
Houston, TX 77060
Services: Containerized Bulk Packaging solutions for shipment of bulk ag products into marine containers: Standard Container Liner-Bags, BRACELESS Container Liner-Bags, Plastic Fabric Grain Doors, BRACELESS Bulkheads, Protective Liners for forklift loaded bagged grain, etc. Specialists in designing Liner-bags for hard-to-flow ag products.
Steven Pocklington, President Wally Burnett, Director of Agri Products
2020 Winston Park Drive, Suite 300
Oakville, ON L6H 6X7
Toll Free: 1-800-561-8238
Services: CFT Corporation is an international transportation logistics company specializing in shipping commodities worldwide. CFT is focused on securing the most compeititve freight rates and shipping by the most efficient means. Our company has developed a new technology, "CFT INTERACTIVE", an internet-based interactive software system that offers e-commerce solutions for documentaion and logistics problems encountered in international trade. CFT provides global shipping management services for agricultural and grain shippers located throughout North America, including the Upper Midwest U.S. states.
|CH Robinson Worldwide
14800 Charlson Road, Suite 700
Eden Prairie, MN 55347
Services: CH Robinson is one of the largest shipping and transportation logistics coordinating companies in the world. CH Robinson coordinates trucking, intermodal, rail, air and ocean freight services, and provides global supply chain management solutions, for customers worldwide. Services are provided to all shipping sectors, including grain, agriculture and food industries.
|Clariant/Süd-Chemie Performance Packaging
Justin Mueller-Head of Sales LES Americas
101 Christine Drive
Belen, NM 87002
Services: Sud-Chemie Performance Packaging, part of Clariant’s Business Unit Functional Materials is a leading provider of humidity control solutions for agricultural products and cargo applications. We offer a full line of solutions to control moisture in transit such as our container desiccant - Container Dri® II controls dew point, preventing condensation and “container rain and/or cargo sweat” that causes spoilage and loss.
|Colfax Farmers Elevator
PO Box 37
Colfax, ND 58018
Phone: (701) 372-3721
Fax: (701) 372-3733
|Grains: Soybeans, wheat, corn
Services: Production, handling, storage, shipping. Colfax Farmers Elevator is a farmer-owned company that also works cooperatively with other grain elevators, and ships direct to domestic and export markets.
|D.K. Farms Inc.
Brandon or Matthew Kuznia
23316 County Road 23
Greenbush, MN 56726
Phone: (218) 782-2767
Phone: (218) 689-9286
Fax: (218) 782-4471
|Grains: Variety of clear hilum soybeans, market corn
Services: Custom spray, grain cleaning, corn and soybean sales, custom grain drying.
|Dakota Pride Cooperative
Leland Judge Barth
1415 12th Ave. SE, PO Box 2136
Jamestown, ND 58401
Fax: (701) 252-6584
|Grains: Food grade, IP soybeans; non-GMO soybeans; special wheat varieties, hard red spring wheat, hard white
spring wheat, high gluten wheat
varieties; barley, oats, peas, flax,
Services: Grower contracts available for premium specialty grain production. More than 170 producer members and more than 100,000 acres are available for identity preserved crop production.
|Dakota Specialty Milling
4014 15th Ave. NW
Fargo, ND 58102
Fax: (253) 475-1906
|Grains: Special milling of spring wheat, white wheat, durum wheat, rye, oats, barley, rice, flax triticale, millet,
sunflower seeds, wheat bran, wheat germ, soy,
Services: Dakota Specialty Milling provides precision milling of the right mix of whole grains and edible seeds for custom milling products. One of the largest suppliers of custom-milled and whole grain blended products in North America.
|Double River Forwarding LLC
6622 NE Sandy Blvd.
Portland, OR 97213
Services: Double River Forwarding is a freight forwarding company with unique knowledge of the agricultural industry. We are approachable and communicate promptly. We alleviate logistical headaches by focusing on the details for the exporter.
|Duluth Seaway Port Authority
1200 Port Terminal Dr.
Duluth, MN 55802-2609
Phone: (218) 727-8525
Fax: (218) 727-6888
Services: Port Terminal - Load/unload ships, warehousing, North American distribution, bagging plant. Served by four railroads - BNSF, CP, CN & UP. Excellent highway access.
500 Riverside Industrial Parkway
Portland, ME 04103
Services: EnviroLogix develops immunoassay (ELISA,) Lateral Flow (LFD) and DNA-based (DNAble®) test kits for a variety of applications worldwide. We are the global leader in test kits to detect and quantify GMOs in leaf, seed and grains, also offering multiple mycotoxins/toxins/contaminants and plant pathogen test kits. All of our LFD kits are fully quantifiable in our QuickScan system. We specialize in custom assay development using ELISA and DNAbleTM technologies.
200 Rittenhouse Street
Des Moines, IA 50321
Phone: (515) 362-5941
Services: Eurofins US operates a network of scientific laboratories across the U.S. that provide testing services for a wide range of grain, food, feed and agricultural applications. Examples include GMO testing, reside testing and microbiology testing. We have 21 grain locations and more than 20 addtional lab operations in the U.S.
|Farmers Cooperative Elevator Co.
PO Box 59
Hanley Falls, MN 56245
Phone: (507) 768-3448
Phone: (507) 828-5271
Fax: (507) 768-3675
|Grains: Corn, soybeans, spring wheat, specialty Vistive low linolenic soybeans.
Services: Cooperative elevator serving farmers in western and central Minnesota, and grain buyers and merchants.
|Friederichs Seed Inc.
3159 Highway 210
Fox Home, MN 56543
2155 Woodlane Drive, Suite 101
Woodbury, MN 55125
Fax: (651) 925-1567
Services: GlobeRunners Inc., is an international logistics company specializing in shipments of agricultural and food stuff-related shipments. Organized as an NVOCC and Freight Forwarder, our volumes in the past two years have ranked us #1 of all U.S. Containerized exporters. Our specialty is full container load shipments to destinations around the globe. GlobeRunners also offers trucking, transloading (inland or at port) and insurance services.
|Grain Millers, Inc.
10400 Viking Drive, Suite 301
Eden Prairie, MN 55344-3894
Phone: (952) 983-1331
Fax: (952) 983-1339
|Grains: Non-GMO conventional soybeans certified organic soybeans; certified organic edible beans, grains, oilseeds,
meals and feed ingredients; flax, oat-based products; milled oats, wheat, durum, barley and rye ingredient products. Organic white corn, organic white wheat, organic winter wheat, triticale, mustard & organic mustard.
Services: Grower contracting services, processing and sourcing of specialty and organic grain products.
|Grass & Sons Seed, Inc.
Dave Lunning, President
77249 125th Street
Leroy, MN 55951
|Grains: Grass & Sons is a supplier of high quality seed products, including identity preserved, non-GMO food grade soybeans for export to international food manufacturers; corn, soybeans, small grains and grass seed. Grass & Sons also supplies organic soybeans to the food market.
Services: Grass & Sons contracts with farmers in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa for production of premium specialty soybeans, and other seed and grain products.
|Great Northern Ag
Mark Kok or Michelle Rogers
P.O. Box 128
6373-39th Street NW
Plaza, ND 58771
|Grains: Great Northern Ag is a Certified seed dealer offering certified seed to producers. Peas, Lentils, Chickpea seed. Wheat seed. Pioneer brand Canola, Sunflower and Corn seed.
We offer several varieties of seeds in each type.
Services: Certified Seed Dealer. Great Northern Ag also offers seed cleaning services for all types of crops. Our seed cleaner is set up with conveyors for cleaning peas and other sensitive crops as well as cereal grains.
|Great Plains International Trade Association
Rock Nelson, Executive Director
500 West Hanger St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Phone: (605) 782-7217
Phone: (605) 941-6696
Fax: (605) 782-7212
Services: The "Great Plains International Trade Association" specializes in helping the value-added/bulk agricultural industry and its farmers, processors, etc., along with the commercial, retail and manufacturing industries within our region that currently export/and or import via ocean, air, truck and rail or are seriously considering to do so. Our association's goal is to reduce international and domestic freight costs, to reduce international and domestic freight transit times and to create better efficiencies with the equipment that is needed to make this happen. Our association's purpose is to provide further international and domestic freight knowledge to its members by serving as a resource center to help solve freight questions and issues, providing networking, offering workshops, hosting forums with guest speakers, providing a monthly e-mail newsletter that relates to international freight issues, etc. It also supports and promotes more usage of the U.S. Customs Port #3502 - Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Its mission is to "promote and facilitate trade from the Great Plains to the whole world while making global trade possible and profitable within our region."
|Healthy Oilseeds-Gussiaas Family Farm, Inc.
6945 5th Street NE
Carrington, ND 58421
Phone: (701) 652-3529
Phone: (701) 652-5477
Fax: (701) 652-3079
|Grains: Golden flax, yellow flax, brown flax, borage, organic and non-organic flax, organic oats hulled, organic rye, organic feed barley, organic malting barley.
Services: Procure specialty oil seeds. Now crushing flax for flax oil. Flax oil is a food ingredient used by many food manufacturers.
|Hickenbottom Experimental Farm, Inc.
1686 Highway 34
Fairfield, IA 52556
|Grains: Organic Soybeans and Organic Hay
Services: Hickenbottom Experimental Farms is a Soybean Farming company located in Fairfield, Iowa. Hickenbottom Farms produces and sells Organic Soybeans and Organic Hay.
|Huron Commodities, Inc. (USA)
501 W. Bridge Street, Ste. 2
Monticello, IL 61856
|Grains: Non GMO soybeans
Services: Huron USA specializes in providing fully cleaned and packaged Non-GMO/IP shipments of containerized US Origin soybeans destined to be used for food production throughout the world. We offer known and proprietary varieties and are always seeking that next great Non-GMO bean that meets the specifications of our end users and also performs profitably for our growers. We are continually expanding our Non-GMO grower base and throughout the Midwest and Upper Midwest in order to provide our customers with the best quality soybeans grown by farmers who understand they are growing food and not growing “just beans.” Additionally we partner with many key players in the US Food Grade processing industry to ensure our end use customers that Non-GMO Soybeans from Huron are of the finest quality and will provide their production processes with consistent raw materials in order to maximize production efficiencies. Huron understands the Non-GMO and IP business and for the past 25 years has been successful by operating under the premise that each link in the chain from planting to processing is equally essential to the success of our soybean programs.
|Identity Preserved Ingredients
Jay Boeddeker, President
P.O. Box 95
Hillsboro, ND 58045
|Grains: Identity Preserved Ingredients (IPI) offers food grade IP soybeans to food manufacturers, including soybean for processing into tofu, soy oil, soy protein, soy lecithin and numerous other soy food products. IPI also offers high quality, IP whole grains to food manufacturers, including flax seed, wheat, canola, barley, sunflower, legumes.
Services: IPI specializes in providing clean, quality, whole grain products and ingredients for international and domestic markets through a carefully managed supply chain from the growers fields all the way to the end customers. Red River Valley Seed Company is a full service, wholesale seed company that can provide customized services, including seed cleaning, processing and packaging; contracting with growers for certified seed production; field certification services; and more.
2075 Daniels St., PO Box 280
Long Lake, MN 55356
Phone: (952) 249-9818
Fax: (952) 249-9822
|Grains: Feed ingredients -- poultry by-product meal, feather meal, distillers dried grains, corn gluten meal, canola meal, soybean meal, US
#2 corn, #2 soybeans.
Services: International Feed has over a decade of experience in the production, supply and export of animal feed ingredients. International Feed is experienced in the handling and storage of feed ingredients, and offers expert advice on the nutritional value of protein meals. Our relationships with numerous ocean shipping carriers enables us to offer low-priced freight and fast delivery times to our customers around the globe.
|Iowa Soybean Association
4554 NW 114th St.
Urbandale, IA 50322
|Grains: Soybeans, soy foods, biodiesel.
Services: Commodity organization serving soybean producers in Iowa. Provides comprehensive information on the soybean industry.
|J & J Corporation, Inc./Soyko International/Circle C. Seeds
Gary, MN 56545
Phone: (218) 356-8214
Fax: (218) 356-8218
|Grains: Food quality non-GMO soybeans, organic soybeans, tofu-type soybeans -- and especially sprout soybean supplies -- in a full line of identity preserved food grains and soybeans.
Services: Circle C. Seeds began processing and marketing seeds in Gary, Minnesota in 1986. The company provides marketing and sales of wide-ranging specialty, identity preserved commodities for customers worldwide. J&J Corporation and Circle C. Seeds products are comprised of food quality, non-GMO, organic sobyeans, tofu-type soybeans, and especially sprout soybeans as part of a full line of identity preserved food products. Circle C. Seeds facility and operations are also certified to process and handle certified organic and conventional non-GMO dry beans, grains, seeds and soybeans.
|JB Global LLC
2004 E. Manor Blvd.
Burnsville, MN 55337
Phone: (952) 808-7519
Fax: (952) 736-2129
|Grains: Food grade soybeans: Natto, Tofu, Miso, Soymilk, specialty non-GMO soybeans for food and feed, Organic
soybeans. Non-GMO corn for food
uses. Pulses: Peas, Lentils,
Chickpeas. Sunflowers: confectionary, oil. Flax -- Brown Flax,
Yellow Flax for food and feed.
Services: Export trading services for clients and partner companies in the specialty grains industry. Sourcing of grains and products for international customers.
|Knewtson Soy Products, LLP
17303 State Hwy. 22
Good Thunder, MN 56037
Phone: (507) 278-4087
Fax: (507) 278-4088
|Grains: Non-GMO high protein soybeans for tofu and other special soy food products. Also other soybeans for
Services: Contract seed production, conditioning, bagging, shipping. Knewtson Soy Products works with soy food manufacturers in several countries, and contracts with growers in Minnesota and Midwest states to source high quality, high protein, food grade soybeans.
13359 60th St. SE
Enderlin, ND 58027
Phone: (701) 437-2969
Phone: (701) 437-2118
Fax: (701) 437-2969
|Grains: Non-GMO soybeans, non-GMO corn, milling quality spring wheat.
|Leo and Diane Warrington - CW & Associates LLC
42292 150th St.
Bristol, SD 57219
Phone: (605) 492-3500
Fax: (605) 492-3555
|Grains: We have a desire to grow and process any identity preserved products that can be grown in northeast South
Services: We have 15 years of experience in growing, conditioning and packaging of identity preserved products.
1762 Sixth Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98134
Services: MacMillan-Piper is a dry bulk grain and commodity rail and truck-to-container transloader, with facilities serving grain exporters in both Seattle and Tacoma. MacPiper unloads roughly 11,000 rail cars annually, and 6,000 containers per month from its Pacific Northwest facilities. MacPiper handles both export and import cargoes for client shippers.
|Maviga NA Inc.
103 /East Sprague, Suite 101
Spokane, WA 99202
Phone: (509) 747-6000
Fax: (509) 747-6789
|Grains: Peas, lentils, chickpeas, wheat, canary seed, mustard, flax, millet, canola, lima beans, kidney beans, sesame.
Services: Exporter to global markets.
25333 710 Ave.
Grand Meadow, MN 55936
Phone: (507) 754-5013
Phone: (507) 459-5151
Fax: (507) 754-5470
|Grains: Non-GMO food grade soybeans, and Certified Seed for Tofu, Soymilk, Miso, and Soy Sauce. Non-GMO Corn.
Services: Seed conditioning and bagging, color sorter, bulk or bag container loading.
|Michigan Agricultural Commodities
PO Box 248
Marlette, MI 48453
Phone: (989) 635-3578
Phone: (989) 551-1845
Fax: (989) 635-2951
|Grains: Non-GMO soybeans, cleaning and processing, bags, bulk, totes, loading rail cars. MAC also buys, sells and trades commodity soybeans corn, wheat, oats, rye, barley and feed ingredients.
Services: Railroad loading of grain and soybean products, custom bagging. Merchandizing of grain and oilseeds. Today, MAC is Michigan's largest grain handler with 8 elevators, 36 million bushels of storage and more than 100 employees.
|Midwest Bulk Transload
1 Genstar Drive
Joliet, IL 60435
|Grains: Midwest Bulk has provided transloading services for:
Distillers Dried Grains w/ Solubles (DDGS); Corn Gluten Meal; Corn Gluten Feed Pellets; Yellow Corn; Yellow Soybeans; Soybean Meal; Sunflower Meal; Canola Pellets; Alfalfa Pellets; and Sunflowers. Coming soon -- Organic Grains.
Services: Midwest Bulk Transload provides timely and efficient transloading services for the grain and feed export industry. Midwest Bulk provides customers with a range of related services, including: Product Origination; Transloading; Container Drayage; Grain Inspection service; Export Certificates.
|Minn-Kota Ag Products, Inc.
Breckenridge, MN 56520
Phone: (218) 643-8464
Fax: (218) 643-4252
|Grains: Spring wheat, soybeans, and corn
Services: Grain drying and shuttle train loading, seed, chemical and fertilizer, custom application.
|Minnesota Corn Growers Association
Tim Gerlach and Riley Maanum
738 1st Ave. E.
Shakopee, MN 55379
Phone: (952) 233-0333
Fax: (952) 233-0420
|Grains: Corn, ethanol, DDGs
Services: Farmer commodity organization serving corn producers in Minnesota.
|Minnesota Crop Improvement Association (MCIA)
1900 Hendon Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone: (612) 625-7766
Phone: (612) 200-5671
Fax: (612) 625-3748
|Grains: University of Minnesota developed seed genetics.
Services: Customized traceability programs, field inspections, third party auditing, Organic production and handling certification and inspection services, certification for non-GMO and other IP crop production and handling, ISO based program development, consulting.
|Minnesota Department of Agriculture
625 Robert Street North
St. Paul, MN 55155-2538
Phone: (651) 201-6220
Fax: (651) 201-6120
Services: The Minnesota Department of Agriculture provides a wide range of international trade promotion services and assistance for Minnesota ag exporters. MDA also collaborates with the Food Export-Midwest trade association's service programs, including the Branded Program, which provides cost sharing assistance for overseas marketing projects.
|Minnesota Department of Transportation
395 John Ireland Boulevard, MS 470
St. Paul, MN 55155
Phone: (651) 366-3664
Fax: (651) 366-3721
Services: Minnesota state transportation department -- state transportation planning, regulation and oversight, development. MSA advisory board member.
|Minnesota Grain and Feed Association
3470 Washington Drive, Suite 200
Eagan, MN 55122
Phone: (651) 454-8212
Fax: (651) 454-8312
Services: Provide information, education and representation for the grain, feed and farm supply industry. Membership organization of country elevators and feed industry suppliers.
|Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council
151 Saint Andrews Court, Suite 710
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: (507) 388-16351-888-896-9678
Fax: (507) 388-1635
|Grains: Soybeans, soy foods, biodiesel.
Services: Commodity organization and council serving soybean farmers and the soybean industry in Minnesota.
|Minnesota Trade Office
332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: (651) 259-7499
Services: The Minnesota Trade Office promotes and assists the expansion of exports and foreign direct investments that contribute to the growth of the Minnesota economy. Provides technical export assistance, educational and outreach programs. Serves on the Midwest Shippers Association Advisory Board.
Kelsey Rawson/Susan Ferguson
1100 Locust St., Dept. 3000
Des Moines, IA 50391-3000
Phone: (515) 508-3372
Phone: (515) 508-3146
Fax: (515) 508-3154
Services: Property and casualty insurance and risk management for agribusinesses and other major industries.
Edmonton, AB T5M 3B8
Phone: 780-451-6868 Ext. 6917
Services: Norseman’s innovative protective solutions in bulk packaging offer easy one-person installation, global distribution, and quality design which prevents moisture while keeping products contained. Our bulk packaging solutions focus on moving product in sea containers contamination free. We carry an inventory of liners, bulkheads and bracing systems for the agricultural, mineral and petrochemical industries. Delivery options can be customized to meet specific customer requirements.
|North Country Seed, LLC / Galena Genetics, LLC
PO Box 548
Ormsby, MN 56162
Phone: (507) 736-2004
Fax: (507) 736-8405
|Grains: Identity preserved soybeans and other grains.
Services: Exporter of IP soybeans and other grains.
|North Dakota Department of Agriculture
PO Box 6050
NDSU Dept 7610/Barrie Hall
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Phone: (701) 239-7211
Fax: (701) 239-7212
Services: Provide clearinghouse of information for agricultural companies interested in trade and transportation issues.
|North Dakota Mill
1823 Mill Road, PO Box 13078
Grand Forks, ND 58208-3078
Phone: (701) 795-7000
Fax: (701) 795-7272
|Grains: Spring wheat flour, organic spring and whole wheat flour, durum flour and semolina, organic durum and whole
wheat durum flour, clear flour, mill feed.
|North Dakota Port Services, Inc.
Greg Johnson or Bill Karpan
P.O. Box 1236
4900 Railway Ave. NE
Minot, ND 58702-1236
Phone: (701) 852-7678
Fax: (701) 838-5045
Email: Greg Johnson email@example.com or Bill Karpan firstname.lastname@example.org
Services: North Dakota Port Services, Inc. is a privately-owned, intermodal service company located in Minot, North Dakota. NDPS provides a transportation link to world markets from North Dakota, northern South Dakota, eastern Montana, western Minnesota and the southern Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. The NDPS facility is accessible by four-lane highways and is located adjacent to the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad's Gavin yard and served by BNSF Railway's Northern Tier Intermodal Line. NDPS provides intermodal terminal operations, drayage service, chassis supply, truck brokerage, transloading, and FGIS/USDA grading services.
|North Dakota Soybean Council
1555-43rd Street S., Suite 103
Fargo, ND 58103
|Grains: Soybeans, soyfoods, biodiesel fuel and related products.
Services: The North Dakota Soybean Council and North Dakota Soybean Growers Associations are producer organizations that support research, international market development, new soybean uses development and seek to advance the soybean industry globally and in the U.S.
|North Dakota State University Extension Service
Morrill Hall, P.O. Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Phone: (701) 231-8944
Fax: (701) 231-8520
|Grains: North Dakota's land grant universtiy that provides education and research on multiple grains and agricultural products for the region.
Services: NDSU is a leading land grant university with an extensive development program for high value crops, new crops and value added agriculture.
|North Star Container LLC
7400 Metro Blvd., Ste. 300
Edina, MN 55439
Services: Agricultural-based NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) providing freight arrangements and international logistics solutions for Midwest-based shippers, allowing shippers to deliver their products with competitive freight costs to foreign buyers. Full range of logistics services -- transloading, trucking, rail, ocean and cargo insurance. North Star Container is a division of Northwest Grains International.
|Northern Bag & Box Company
311 S. 4th St., Suite 109
Grand Forks, ND 58201
Phone: (701) 746-6764
Fax: (701) 772-3066
Services: Northern Bag and Box Company provides a full range of packaging products and services for agricultural and industrial customers. We provide: multi-wal bags for product packaging; woven, laminated and paper poly, and BOPP bags; polyethylene and film bags; large bulk bags. Northern Bag and Box also offers corrugated for durable shipping, and custom-manufactured shipping containers, packing and display products. Northern also offers container liners, bulk heads, shipping seals and other products for large intermodal container shipping. Northern Bag and Box Company provides services through it's packaging distribution center located in West Fargo, ND.
|Northern Crops Institute
NDSU Dept. 7400
P.O. Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108
Phone: (701) 231-7560
Fax: (701) 231-7235
|Grains: Market promotion and technical expertise on grains grown in the Upper Midwest region.
Services: The Northern Crops Institute (NCI) provides education and technical services to the food industry that assist in expanding domestic and international markets for northern-grown U.S. crops. NCI specializes in baking, crop quality, pilot-scale extrusion, pilot-scale milling, feed manufacturing, and pilot-scale pasta manufacturing in a confidential atmosphere. NCI Staff serves on the Midwest Shippers Association advisory board.
|Northern Pulse Growers Association
Shannon Berndt, Executive Director; Kay Effertz, Marketing Director
1710 Burnt Boat Drive
Bismarck, ND 58503
|Grains: The Northern Pulse Growers Association represents dry pea, lentil, chickpea, lupin and fava bean growers in North Dakota and Montana.
Services: Northern Pulse growers works as a trade association to increase pulse producers profitability through international and domestic marketing, education, research and government relations. NPGA's membership includes pulse industry suppliers, pulse crop buyers and processors, pulse exporters and marketers to the food industry.
|Northwest Grains International
Gary Mao or Russ Caparoon
7400 Metro Blvd, Suite 300
Edina, MN 55439
|Grains: Feed grain. Corn, soybeans. Non-GMO corn and soybeans. Wheat. Barley. Canola seed. Distillers Dried Grains (DDGS), corn gluten feed, soybean meal. Whey protein powder. Poultry meal. Feather meal. Wheat permeate. Fish meal. Soy protein powder.
Services: Northwest Grains International has built a comprehensive worldwide network for suppliers, including numerous partnerships within North America. Northwest Grains International provides feed and grain sourcing and export trading services for customers worldwide. Through our relationships with our partner suppliers, Northwest Grains provides its customers with unparalleled access to the highest quality grains and grain products available worldwide.
|Port of Seattle
2711 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98111
Services: The Port of Seattle is a gateway for u.S. agriculture exports to the world. The Port of Seattle is one of the 10 largest container ports in North America, with over 20 ocean carriers, and bulk shipping operations providing cargo shipping service worldwide. Seattle’s seaport is an international trade resource for customers throughout the world, providing fast and convenient links to global markets. About 70 percent of the Port’s containerized cargo originates in or is destined for regions of the country outside the Pacific Northwest, making Seattle a trade gateway of regional, national and international significance. Two major U.S. railroads are within two miles of container terminals, and two major interstate highways are within minutes of all terminals, providing efficient truck and rail access for inland destinations including Chicago, New York and Boston. The Port owns one of the largest, most efficient cargo load centers on the West Coast of the United States, handling 7.5 million metric tons of imports and 12.2 million metric tons of exports in 2008. About 1.7 million containers crossed the Port’s docks last year, and Seattle has the capacity to nearly double its current container volume to 3 million TEU.
|Port of Tacoma
P.O. Box 1837
Tacoma, WA 98401
Services: A major gateway to Asia and the Pacific and Far East regions, the Port of Tacoma is a leading American seaport which provides a vast array of marine transport services. The Port of Tacoma is a grain export shipping center serving Midwest commodity and IP specialty grain exporters with bulk and containerized shipping operations. Outstanding intermodal operations, connections to two transcontinental railroads and easy access to Interstate 5, Interstate 90, SR 509 and SR 167 make the Port an ideal location for warehouse and distribution activities. More than 70 percent of the Port’s international import container cargo heads east via rail to major markets, such as Chicago, Indianapolis, New York and Boston.
One Lincoln Blvd.
Rouses Point, NY 12979
Services: With over 30 years of manufacturing and technical expertise in the agricultural market; Powertex, Inc. manufactures 20’, 30’ and 40’ liners for ocean going containers; corrugated and woven bulkheads (grain doors); half ton and one ton bulk bags (FIBC) that are ideal for the shipping of malts, grains, barley, soybeans, lentils, and other commodity crops in bulk. In addition, Powertex, Inc. also produces quality 25kg, 50kg, ½ ton and 1 ton bulk bags/totes in various styles and materials (PE-lined, moisture resistant foil-lined, metalized woven, antistatic), as well as other customized sizes for shipping identity preserved grain, oilseed and other food products. And PowerTex manufacturers flexi-tanks for shipping food grade oil and liquid products. PowerTex has developed more than 100 new container liner designs for difficult-to-flow products since it was founded in 1977. PowerTex is headquartered in Rouses Point, New York, and has manufacturing facilities in Houston, Texas and China.
|Premier Pulses International, Inc.
25 27th St. SE
Minot, ND 58701
Phone: (701) 837-4777
Fax: (701) 852-1466
|Grains: Whole green peas, whole yellow peas, green split peas, yellow split peas, lentils and chickpeas.
Services: Processing and exporting, also portable certified seed cleaning plant.
|Premium Ag Products Cooperative
G.W. Dimmitt, CEO
PO Box 57
Clarence, MO 63437
Phone: (660) 699-2340
Phone: (573) 406-9155
Fax: (660) 699-2342
|Grains: Identity preserved grains, non-GMO food grade white and yellow corn, food grade soybeans for tofu, low-
linolenic soybeans, non-GMO clear and dark hilum soybeans.
Services: Premium Ag Products Cooperative operates a total non-GMO facility with capability to clean, colorsort, and package grain in bags, totes, or bulk containers.
|Prime Focus LLC
918 Fox River Drive
De Pere, WI 54115
|Professional Export Services, Inc.
4225 Nicols Road
Eagan, MN 55122
Phone: 800-826-6004, (651) 683-9520
Fax: (651) 683-9525
Services: Professional Export offers international ocean freight shipping services via container -- roll on roll off, flat rack. ProExport also provides transloading services for food grade grain in Minneapolis (both bulk and bagged). We also offer logistic management services for domestic trucking, domestic intermodal, and warehousing.
|Progressive Rail, Inc.
Jeff Gillman, VP of Carload Connection
21778 Highview Avenue
Lakeville, MN 55044
Phone: 1-888 Pro-Rail (776-7245)
Services: Progressive Rail is a regional, short line railroad that operates lines south of the Twin Cities in Minnesota. These include lines that run from Northfield to Cannon Falls; a connecting line in Faribault; a line from Northfield running north to Lakeville's industrial park; and suburban area lines serving Eagan, Bloomington and Richfield. Progressive Rail also owns the Cannon Falls Malting House facility, with up to 1.7 million bushes of grain storage is available. Grain transloading services are provided at the site, from truck to railcar and railcar to truck. Progressive Rail serves several agribusiness and food companies along its rail lines. Nearby in western Wisconsin, Progressive Rail operates the Wisconsin Northern Line running from Chippewa Falls north to Rice Lake, and from Carmeron west to Almena. The railroad connects with the Union Pacific, Canadian Pacific, and Wisconsin Central-Canadian National major rail lines.
|Red River Commodities
501 42nd St., N.W.
Fargo, ND 58102
Phone: (701) 282-2600
Fax: (701) 282-5325
|Grains: Sunflowers, hulled millet, yellow flax, brown flax, organic sunflowers, organic millet, organic flax, sesame, roasted soybeans, poppyseed, caraway, pumpkin seeds.
Services: Red River Commodities provides ingredient processing of sunflowers, hulled millet and flax -- including organic sunflowers, millet and flax. Red River also povides custom roasting, salting and flavoring production services for sunflowers, soybeans and other specialty seeds, including poppyseed, caraway, sesame and pumpkin seeds. Red River Commodities offers grower services for farmers throughout our northern region of the Red River Valley of North Dakota and Minnesota, and for our grower partners in our southern region of the United States. We provide multiple receiving stations, and grower can also access our planting seed at our stations. We provide in-house industry experts to assist on agronomic and handling decisions.
|Red River Valley & Western Railroad
116 Fourth St. S.
Wahpeton, ND 58075
Phone: (701) 642-8257
Fax: (701) 642-3534
Services: Red River Valley & Western is North Dakota's regional railroad! RRVW operates 517 rail miles of track, handling more than 42,000 carloads annually. RRV&W serves 60 shippers, including four grain shuttle facilities and 35 grain elevators, plus many agricultural processors. RRV&W provides vital transportation services for one of America's most productive agricultural regions.
|Richland IFC, Inc.
Rick Brandenburger, Matt Bohn
100 10th Street North
Breckenridge, MN 56520
Phone: (218) 643-1797
Fax: (218) 643-1792
Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
|Grains: Food grade soybeans and corn. Soybeans for producing Natto and other Asian soy foods. Organic blue corn and yellow corn. Non-GMO varieties.
Services: Richland IFC, Inc. contracts with producers in three states, and exports premium food grade grains and products to international markets.
|Romer Labs, Inc.
1301 Stylemaster Drive
Union, MO 63084
Services: Romer Labs® is a top niche provider of diagnostic solutions for the agricultural, food and feed industry. Romer's broad range of innovative tests and services play a pivotal role in integrated food safety solutions. Romer Labs® aims to be at the forefront of diagnostic technology and constantly expands its product and service portfolio to continually meet the evolving demands of its customers. Romer Labs offers products and services in the area of mycotoxins, food allergens, GMO and veterinary drug residues.
|Sabre Initiatives, LLC
2508 Trott Ave. SW, PO Box 386
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 231-9620
Fax: (320) 231-9653
|Grains: We sell corn, soybeans, proprietary wheat, public wheat, grasses, alfalfas, twine, sweetcorn, and several other small grains
Services: Owned by 70 ag retailers located in MN, ND, SD and WI. Our owners have the capacity to offer contract production services, container through 110 car train delivery, certification, grain cleaning and/or conditioning, research and evaluation.
|Satake USA, Inc.
10905 Cash Road
Stafford, TX 77477
Phone: (281) 276-3600
Fax: (281) 494-1460
Services: Satake is a manufacturer and marketer of sophisticated grain sorting, food processing and handling equipment. Satake's optical sorting equipment, debranning, separation, weighting and material handling equipment is used worldwide by premium food suppliers and processors. Headquartered in Japan, Satake's U.S. facilities are headquartered in Stafford, Texas. Satake's equipment serves processors of soybeans, sunflowers, corn, beans, peanuts, rice and additional commodities.
|SB & B Foods, Inc.
Robert Sinner and Todd Sinner
15681 35th St. SE
P.O. Box 549
Casselton, ND 58012
Phone: (701) 347-4900
Fax: (701) 347-4462
|Grains: Non-GMO and organic food grade soybeans. Soybeans are for soymilk, tofu, natto, miso and soy sauce. Also
registered & certified soybean seed.
Non-GMO and organic food grade hard
red spring and winter wheat. Wheat
is for milling and baking and use in soy
sauce. Also registered and certified
Non-GMO food grade white sorghum.
Sorghum is for milling and baking.
Certified sorghum seed is available.
Non-GMO food grade rye for milling and baking.
Services: SB & B Foods offers flexible pricing and premium contracts to growers. SB & B is a supplier of high quality food grains and products to food manufacturers throughout the world.
|Schillinger Genetics, Inc.
Corey Nikkel, Vice President of Marketing
4200 Corporate Drive,Suite 106
West Des Moines, IA 50266
|Grains: Soybean seed varieties. Non-GMO conventional seed varieties for high protein international soy foods, including tofu, miso, soy sauce, soymilk and other soy food uses. Also low-linolenic conventional soybean seed varieties for premium, low transfat soy food uses.
Services: Schillinger Seed and eMerge Genetics develops non-GMO soybean seed varieties with top-tier performance and yield through advanced conventional breeding techniques. Our focus is on seed output traits that are important to end users, as well as production traits that are important to growers. eMerge Genetics seeds serve producers, processors and exporters of premium quality, food grade soybeans for Asian and world markets.
|Seattle Bulk Rail & Seattle Transload
3233 Sixteenth Ave. SW
Seattle, WA 98134
Phone: (206) 652-1356
Fax: (206) 903-0187
Services: Seattle Transload provides grain transloading services -- handling all grain types for shipping by container from the Pacific Northwest to Asia, Latin and South America.
Brookings, SD 57006
Services: •SGS is part of a global network that provides complete grain export testing services including quality, GMO, and fit-for-human consumption testing. Port inspections and certificates of quality and analysis available.
|Sinamco Trading Inc.
920 Second Ave South, Ste 825
Minneapolis, MN 55402
|Grains: Sinamco Trading Inc. exports peas, beans, lentils, rice, soybean meal and DDGS; Bulk or Bagged globally.
Services: Sinamco Trading, Inc. has a combined experience of over 50 years in international agri-product trading and marketing. Global clients include countries such as Egypt, Iraq, India, Pakistan and Sri-Lanka. We source products from the USA, Canada, South America and Australia to name a few.
|SK Food International
4666 Amber Valley Pkwy.
Fargo, ND 58104
Phone: (701) 356-4106
Fax: (701) 356-4102
|Grains: SK Food International supplies a full line of Identity Preserved ingredients, including Certified Organic and Conventional Non-GMO: dry beans, grains, seeds, soybeans, brans/germs, cocoa products, flours, oils and vinegars, meals, sweeteners, rice products. Fibers: Soy ProFiber, split/dehulled soybeans and instant powders/flakes.
Services: SK Food International offers premium prices to growers for certified organic & conventional non-GMO beans, grains, soybeans, seeds, and other products.
|South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion Council
5000 S. Broadband Lane, Suite 100
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Phone: (605) 330-9942
Fax: (605) 330-9956
Services: Commodity organization serving soybean farmers and the soybean industry in South Dakota.
Merl F. Stewart
31201 G Avenue
Conrad, IA 50621
Phone: (641) 750-6011
Fax: (775) 883-1798
|Grains: Non-GMO yellow corn #1
|SunOpta - Sunrich Food Group
LaVerne Klecker, Tony Schiller, Kate Leavit
PO Box 128, 3824 SW 93rd St.
Hope, MN 56046
Phone: (507) 451-6030
Fax: (507) 451-8201
Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Grains: Organic soybeans and corn, other non-GMO and food grade grains. Soybeans for SunOpta's soymilk production and processing.
Services: Contract production services for growers of specialty and organic grains. Grain cleaning and processing. SunOpta is a global supplier of specialty grains and food products, including a range of organic food products.
|SunOpta -- Earthwise Processors
Tom McKay / Curt Petrich
4111 30th Ave. S.
Moorhead, MN 56560
Phone: (218) 287-5510
Fax: (218) 287-5499
Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Grains: Organic, non-GMO and identity preserved soybeans, corn, sunflowers and whole grains. Soymilk. Other packaged consumer food products. Natural and organic food ingredients, including oat and soy fibers; oat, wheat and corn brans, wheat germ, specialty starches.
Services: Contracting with growers of premium specialty grains. Private label soymilk processing. Other food product processing and sourcing for domestic and international food manufacturers and distributors.
|Tacoma Transload Inc.
501 E. 19th St.
Tacoma, WA 98421
Phone: (253) 272-3075
Fax: (253) 272-7732
Services: Tacoma Transfer provides transloading services - rail to container to ocean vessel - for shipping grain by containers to Asia, Latin America, South American from the Pacific Northwest.
111 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
Services: Transwide offers a complete range of modular IT solutions for Transportation Management (“TMS”), including: • Intelligent Carrier Selection • Electronic Load Tendering • Web-Based Appointment Scheduling • Shipment Status Updates and POD • Real-Time Transportation Event Management • Contract/Rate Management & Freight Bill Settlement • Centralized KPI Reporting • Integration Services
|Twin Cities & Western Railroad
Mark Wegner, Graig Glaeser
2925 12th Street E.
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-7200; (320) 864-7206
Fax: (320) 764-7220; (320) 864-7205
Email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
Services: Rail transportation services, serving central and western Minnesota grain shippers and other rail customers.
|U.S. Soybean Export Council
16305 Swingley Ridge Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Phone: (636) 449-6061
Services: USSEC is a dynamic partnership of key stakeholders representing soybean producers, commodity shippers, merchandisers, allied agribusinesses and agricultural organizations. Through a global network of international offices and strong support in the U.S., we help create and sustain demand for U.S. soybeans and soybean products, advocate for the use of soy in feed, aquaculture and human consumption, promote the benefits of soy use through education and connect industry leaders through a robust membership program.
|United Soy Food
1331 Moorstone Drive NE
Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: (651) 270-2943
|Grains: Food grade specialty soybeans
Services: Producer of specialty IP grains.
|Unity Seed Company
David Morken, General Manager
PO Box 567
Casselton, ND 58012
Phone: (701) 347-5355
Fax: (701) 347-4155
|Grains: Unity Seed offers food grade IP soybeans for export and domestic use. We have access to identity preserved wheat and non-GMO corn. Unity Seed also offers growers many types of IP crops for seed.
|Verified Grains, Inc.
24842 617th Street
Mantorville, MN 55955
|Grains: Verified Grains supplies non-GMO soybeans and identity preserved specialty soybeans for Asian soy food manufacturers.
Verified Grains works with producers primarily in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa to source premium specialty soybeans.
Services: Contracting with producers for premium soybeans. Sourcing food grade soybeans for international buyers.
|West Central Co-op
406 First Street
Ralston, IA 51459
|World Food Processing - St. Paul
4620-284th Street East
Randolph, MN 55065
|ZFS-Zeeland Farm Services, Inc.
2525 84th Ave
Zeeland, MI 49464
Phone: (616) 748-1819
Fax: (616) 748-3919
|Grains: IP soybeans and soybean meal, non-GMO soybeans. Also seed corn, alfalfa, wheat.
Services: Contracting services with growers. Soybean processing. Seed supplier of non-GMo soybeans.
23308 County Rd. 54
Lamberton, MN 56152
Phone: (507) 445-3388
Fax: (507) 445-3401
26584 290th St., PO Box 125
Wendell, MN 56590-0125
Phone: (218) 458-2205
6473 27th Ave. NE
Rugby, ND 58368-8234
Phone: (701) 776-2878
|Grains: Commodities of peas, flax, soybeans, barley and wheat
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