Pride Ag Resources Great Bend Ace Hardware, would like to say "Thank You" to all the customers that attended our Grand Opening April 4th thru 6th. It was a huge success, with over 2000 customers coming through the door those three days.
Manager Mike Fortkamp and his employee's stated that it was a very busy three days, during this sale! They enjoyed meeting all the people from Great Bend and surrounding Communities.
CORN (May 14) 494'4 -2'6
CORN (Jul 14) 500'4 -3'0
CORN (Sep 14) 498'0 -2'4
SOYBEANS (May 14) 1516'2 -4'6
SOYBEANS (Jul 14) 1504'0 -6'4
SOYBEANS (Aug 14) 1421'6 -3'4
HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (May 14) 757'6 3'4
HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (Jul 14) 764'2 4'2
HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (Sep 14) 770'6 3'6
FEEDER CATTLE (Apr 14) 178.675 - 0.700
FEEDER CATTLE (May 14) 178.250 - 1.850
FEEDER CATTLE (Aug 14) 181.500 - 1.575
LIVE CATTLE (Apr 14) 144.250 - 1.550
LIVE CATTLE (Jun 14) 134.600 - 1.250
LIVE CATTLE (Aug 14) 132.875 - 0.725
DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Jun 14) 16335.00 12.00
DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Sep 14) 16125.00 12.00
DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Dec 14) 16196.00 12.00
DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Mar 15) 16117.00 12.00
US TREASURY BOND (Jun 14) 133'28 -0'31
US TREASURY BOND (Sep 14) 133'04 -0'31
US TREASURY BOND (Dec 14) 133'04 -0'31
Pride Ag Resources would like to welcome Calvin Carey to the Pride Ag Resources team. Calvin will be the new feed salesman.
Calvin was raised on a family farm near Sterling Kansas. His family raised wheat, milo and back-grounded cattle. His family still farms in the Sterling area.
He is a Graduate from K-State University and has been in the feed industry for over 20 years in the South East Nebraska and the North East Kansas area. He is looking forward to meeting and working with our customers.
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Pride Ag Resources 97th Annual Stockholders Meeting will be Tuesday May 20th at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Dodge City Kansas at 6:30 pm. At this year’s annual meeting besides the normal door prizes there will be a drawling for (2) $1000 early equity retirement (have to be present to win). This years Scholarship award winners will be present that evening.
This years guest speaker will be Kevin Ochsner, Senior Consultant, Adayana Agribusiness Group. Click here for full Bio.
CEO/GM Jerald Kemmerer
Pride Ag Resources Scholarships
I am pleased to announce that Pride Ag Resources in support of continued education for its members, is providing five $1000 scholarships.
Eligibility: Area high school seniors who will be graduating in May of 2014 and will be attending post education at Vo-Tech, Junior College or 4-year College will be eligible to apply.
Application:Applicants must be children of parents who are members of Pride Ag Resources and will need to apply before May 5th of 2014. Award money will be paid in two payments each semester to an education facility selected by winners. Scholarship winners will be announced prior to and will be recognized at the Pride Ag Resources Annual Meeting on May 20th , 2014 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Dodge City, KS.
Committee: Applicants will be selected by a committee of educators, retired employees, and business leaders. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, disability, or national origin. Recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, leadership, participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, and a statement of career and educational goals.
Recipients: The scholarship winners will need to provide a proof of passing at the end of semester, graduation certificate, and certification of enrollment for the post education selected. Payment will be made directly to the college after proof of enrollment.
Pride Ag Resources is going Green with our Newsletters. In order to go Green you will need to submit your email address to our webmaster. We then will email you when our quarterly Newsletter is published to our site. Here is our 4th Quarter Newsletter