Minnesota Soybean – Tom Slunecka

Through my role as CEO, I’m given the opportunity to help the soy industry in Minnesota develop and realize new potentials from seed development to processing and securing new markets.

Eide Bailly LLP – Ben Ellingson

I am Ag because ag is all around us! I am a native of Marshall, Minnesota – a rural community where it was an everyday occurrence to visit with a farmer or someone closely affiliated with the agribusiness community.

Bolton & Menk, Inc. – Bill Helget

Agriculture is critical for the economy in rural Minnesota.  As I was growing up working on the family farm in Sleepy Eye, MN, I grew to understand and appreciate the need to continue providing new farming techniques, proper drainage, and improve efficiencies to allow farming to be profitable.

Upper Midwest Management – Terri Jensen

I am ag because I come from an ag and small town background and now work to assist landowners solve their land real estate, appraisal, auction, investment, and 1031 Exchange goals and expectations. I earned the Accredited Land Consultant designation through REALTORS Land Institute in order to better assist our clients. To that end, I […]

Bolton & Menk, Inc. – William Douglass

I have worked for Bolton & Menk assisting clients with their agricultural and municipal drainage issues for more than 30 years. I grew up in Lakefield, Minnesota; a rural agricultural community in Jackson County.  The majority of my hometown classmates were farmers who were passionate stewards of their land, protecting it from erosion and soil […]

ELCEL Solutions Inc. –  Dr. Paul Gorman

We provide management and financial consulting to farm business owners and operators.

(ABIS) Agri-Business Insurance Services – Travis Stewart

We are one of the largest independently owned brokers of agri-business insurance in the country, providing a full range of brokerage services including employee benefits, property and casualty, personal insurance, bonds, agri-business and financial services.

Shred Right – Allana Kern

Shred Right is the Upper Midwest’s most comprehensive shredding services company, serving Fortune 500 firms and smaller businesses with AAA NAID Certified mobile on site and off site document destruction and paper shredding.

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery – Mike Drash

My Business is ag because of its direct connection to the land. Without grapes, we wouldn’t exist as a business.