Announcements

 

Click here to learn more about the upcoming retirement of General Manager Scott Dubbelde 

 

 Now Hiring! 

 
 Feed Mill Bookkeeper
 

This position is located at our Feed Mill in Cottonwood. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering customer calls and inquiries, maintain feed sales and purchase records, write up accurate customer feed orders, update and relay accurate product pricing, and be able to collect payment. Applicant must have an understanding of computers and be able to comprehend new computer software and hardware systems, be concise and accurate in recordkeeping and must work well with teammates. 

For more details contact:
Zach Giese, Feed Mill Manager, at 507-423-6235

Or mail resume to
90 Railway St
Cottonwood, MN 56229
 

Grain Originator

FCE is hiring a Grain Originator for our trade territory. Preferable applicant will have knowledge of grain industry and contracts offered. Must be self-motivated and be able to manage current and establish new customer relationships. For more details please contact:
 
Ben Hedtke at 507-768-3448
or mail resume to 
1972 510th St 
Hanley Falls, MN 56245
 
 
Grain Scale Operator
This position is at our Montevideo location. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: sampling, grading and pricing grain, assisting with customers needs and accurately applying grain shipments using a computer software system. For more details please contact:
 
Bill Doyscher at 507-768-3448
or mail resume to
1972 510th St 
Hanley Falls, MN 56245
 
 
Free Price Later going on now:
Beans started 2-3-2021
Corn started 2-22-2021

 

Starting immediately, and continuing through August, FCE will not be taking any more deliveries of grain at our Echo location. Echo is undergoing a $6 Million reconstruction project that will add a new bin, bulkweigher, pits, overheads and conveyers. This is going to be a great addition to FCE and we are looking forward to dumping grain there again this Fall. 

If you have questions about this project, grain deliveries or on the farm pickup, please reach out. Thank you!

 To follow along with the construction progress, click here or go up to the "About FCE" tab and select Echo Construction Project 2021.

 
 

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Cottonwood        
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Minneota        
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Taunton        
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Montevideo        
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Minnesota Falls        
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Quotes are delayed, as of April 20, 2021, 12:07:53 AM CDT or prior.
All grain prices are subject to change at any time.
Cash bids are based on 10-minute delayed futures prices, unless otherwise noted.

Local Weather
Hanley Falls, Minnesota (56245)

Current Conditions Clear
Temperature 27°F
Dew Point 12°F
Pressure 30.16 in. Hg
Humidity 54%
Wind 8 mph
From Northwest


Forecast




Contact Us
FCE Main Office
507-768-3448
800-626-2510
Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:30pm
Closed Saturday-Sunday
Montevideo
320-269-6531
Hanley Falls South
507-768-3602
Echo
507-925-4126
Cottonwood Feedmill 
507-423-6235
Taunton
507-872-6161
Minnesota Falls
320-564-3835
320-765-4100
Minneota
507-872-6134
Cottonwood
507-423-6489

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