We made a Twitter, and Instagram to help you stay connected! Follow us on them, we’ll post articles, ideas, videos, reminders and what is happening through out the year. Whether you are a C-Store customer, Agriculture customer, or one of our Energy customers we’ll have something for you. Here are all three of our […]
Fall is here, and as the combines start rolling two questions may come to mind; how are these varieties yielding? & did I have enough nutrients on my field? River Country’s precision team is ready to go this fall with weigh wagons to help assess your yields, acre by acre. Once the crop is off […]
As we move into the winter months, we start to prepare for the cold. Here are a few “must do’s” before winter is here- First, order propane if you have not done so. We offer many propane programs to warm you and your family for the upcoming months. Here are the options we offer: Automatic Fill – […]
River Country Cooperative’s mission is to provide you access to the latest seeds, traits, crop protection, fertilizer, application and adjacent enabling technologies along with service beyond the acre for you to reach your optimal production potential. We continually review these offerings to ensure we are true to our agronomy mission statement. Beginning immediately for the […]
This year River Country Cooperative has recruited six interns to share our experiences and give opportunities to gain knowledge in hands-on, real life situations. Here is a little about each of our interns: Peter Haggerty grew up in Cannon Falls, Minnesota. He attends the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities where he is majoring in Agricultural Communications […]
Producers may wonder how cold soil temperatures can affect newly planted corn and soybean seeds. Ultimately, neither corn nor soybeans should be damaged from imbibitional chilling if soil temperatures do not dip into the low 40s within 48 hours of planting. The following (from UNL Extension) provides additional information to consider: IMBIBITIONAL CHILLING INJURY IN […]
Are you thinking about getting new appliances? Are you thinking about switching to all propane appliances? The Minnesota Propane Association (MPA) offers a rebate program for customers wh0 switch from electric (or other fuel) to propane appliance as well as replacing an old water heater with a new one. Eligible installations are appliances purchased and installed within […]
River Country Cooperatives number one priority is safety for ourselves and our customers. As we are starting the 2017 season we want to remind everyone to be courteous of the people driving tractors and trucks hauling equipment. Be aware of caution triangles and flashing lights. Take your time and be safe!!
During the course of the winter, dairy farmers in the Montgomery/New Prague area pondered how well their alfalfa was going to survive the winter; the results are in! As we have walked fields within the last few weeks, we are seeing big differences from field to field. As expected, new seeding survived exceptionally well. Older stands […]
Thank you to everyone who stopped out at Randolph to pick up their seed last week! If you haven’t gotten your seed yet and would like it delivered, please call Joel: 507-381-1904 or Joe: 612-685-3096 to get on the route.