Farm Supply, Energy, and Grain Committee (Minnesota)
This committee guides Cooperative Network’s public policy stances on Minnesota legislative and regulatory issues pertaining to the farm supply sector, with a secondary focus on federal public policy matters.
Chair Kelly Christianson, Northern Resources Cooperative
Vice Chair Jeff Nielsen, United Farmers Cooperative
David Blomseth, Community Co-ops of Lake Park
Brad Box, Northern Star Co-op
Dana Brooks, Land O'Lakes
Bob Doane, CoBank
Tony Ecklund, Moose Lake Co-op Association
John Engelen, CHS Inc.
Paul Evans, Paynesville Farmers Union Co-op Oil Company
Jake Hamlin, CHS Inc.
Craig Hebrink, Co-op Country Farmers Elevator
Marc Knisely, United FCS
Todd Ludwig, Central Farm Service
Dean Matthies, Land O'Lakes
Gary Mohr, Central Farm Service
Brad Rosa, Cottonwood Co-op Oil
Pete Schmitz, Farmers Co-op Association
Dennis Schreier, Harvest Land Cooperative
Joe Spinler, Genesis
Galen Teichert, Bemidji Co-op Association
Tom Thaden, CHS Inc.
Tom Traen, Glacial Plains Cooperative