FCE Marketing Meetings
Presented by Advanced-Trading
Thursday, June 24th
Minneota Comunity Center 8:00am
Montevideo American Legion 10:30am
Granite Falls Kilowatt Center 1:00pm
Echo Community Center 3:00pm


FCE Annual Meeting

Our annual meeting will be held on June 22nd, 2021 at the Hanley Falls Museum grounds. Food trucks will serve a meal from 4:00-6:30 pm and the meeting will begin at 7:00pm. Root Beer and water are provided. All patrons and former patrons welcome! 

In case of inclement weather, the meeting will be moved to June 23rd. Check our website or call if the weather is questionable. 


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


FCE will be closed on Monday, July 5th in observance of the 4th of July 

 Now Hiring! 

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
Location Manager
FCE is hiring a Location Manager for our Cottonwood elevator. Preferable applicants will have knowledge and experience working in elevator operations that include grain handling, maintenance and safety regulations. Must possess leadership and customer service skills and have a team-oriented attitude. For more information 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!


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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 Light rain
Temperature 64°F
Dew Point 55°F
Pressure 29.74 in. Hg
Humidity 73%
Wind 7 mph
From East


Contact Us
FCE Main Office
Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:30pm
Closed Saturday-Sunday
Hanley Falls South
Cottonwood Feedmill 
Minnesota Falls

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