The Heat Wave

Across the Interior part of the country, heat and humidity has left us sizzling.  Humans can get away from this heat with their air conditioning.  But our livestock get the full blunt of the hot environment. Reports across Minnesota and South Dakota state that about 105,000 turkeys and 2,500 cattle have died due to the…

Protecting Yourself – Financing Options

In the good times, we often forget about our financing options.  Consumers tend to simply settle. We might not strive to get that lower interest rate or to visit with our Accountant regularly to structure our finances that are most beneficial to us.  To put it simply, we forget to take advantage of a healthy…

Did You Know

Did you know… 1) When should you give your Social Security Number? i.  Always give your Social Security Number personally.  Never give your SS out on the internet or on the phone. ii.  A financial institution should never ask for your SS on the phone.  They should only need to verify what your SS number…

History of AgQuest Financial Services

1904: Morgan Farmers Elevator and Springfield Farmers Elevator are founded. Mid 1980’s to Early 1990’s:  Promoted and expanded the facilitation of the poultry industry and hog industry. 1984: Harvestland Cooperative forms with the merger of Springfield Farmers Elevator and Morgan Farmers Elevator 1992: Harvestland Financial started as a division of Harvest Land, Inc. 1996: Leasing…