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RAIL LOADING VENTURE

Prior to 2012, Winthrop, MN-based United Farmers Cooperative had two main markets for its corn and soybeans – the river terminals at Savage, MN and...

SECOND RAIL ACCESS

Early in 2015, Mid-Kansas Cooperative (MKC) began operating its first loop-track rail terminal at Canton in central Kansas. The facility on the Union Pacific Railroad...

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW

In recent years, Meadowland Farmers Coop looked seriously at replacing its 1950s-era rail loading elevator on the east edge of Walnut Grove, MN. However, other...

SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED STORAGE

In 2005, Western Consolidated Coopeative built a 1.2-million-bushel, 110-car train-loading loop track facility on a Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) main line in Twin Brooks,...

MOVING OUT OF TOWN

When it came time to upgrade its grain elevator in Clements, MN in 2017, the newly-formed Farmward Cooperative had little choice than to look outside...

MILFORD JUNCTION

The Norfolk Southern (NS) and CSX Transportation are the two main Class I railroads serving the eastern half of the United States. For all of...