Essay Contest Gains Mileage for Harvest Land Members

Our first quarterly customer newsletter of 2015 invited Harvest Land members to take part in the 2015 Indiana Prairie Farmer - CountryMark adult essay contest. This contest was open to anyone in the public over the age of 21, and published on the Indiana Prairie Farmer website. The winners were to receive free CountryMark fuel. In 250-300 words, participants were asked to 

Describe what is “the single best decision you have ever made in farming?” 

We are incredibly proud to announce that the winners - First, Second and Third place - were all Harvest Land Co-op members! 

1st Place, winning 500 gallons of PDX-4 off-road diesel 

Mike Feitshans of Arcanum, Ohio 

2nd Place, winning 250 gallons of PDX-4 off-road diesel 

Michael Moore of New Castle, Indiana 

3rd Place, winning 100 gallons of PDX-4 off-road diesel 

Ed Shirey of Mooreland, Indiana 

CLICK HERE TO SEE WINNING ESSAYS

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Cattle -

Live cattle futures closed the session with triple digit gains, erasing triple digit losses from Wednesday. Feeder futures finished Thursday trade

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures closed 5 cents higher to 25 cents lower. Pork export bookings for the week ending 8/20 were 16,300 MT (-22% from the week before)

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed 79 to 127 points higher on Thursday, ending their 4 day skid of negative prices. The weekly Export Sales report for the week

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed a penny to 4 cents higher on Thursday. The weekly USDA Export Sales report showed 854,800 MT of corn was booked for the week

Corn -

Corn futures closed a penny to 4 cents higher on Thursday. The weekly USDA Export Sales report showed 854,800 MT of corn was booked for the week

Soybeans -

Soybean futures traded 9 to 16 cents higher during the Thursday session. The troubled Chinese economy rebounded on Thursday, as the Shanghai

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