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 […]

MinnStar Bank – Kent Thiesse

Focus on Ag  During the 2016 Presidential Election, and even more so since the beginning of 2017, trade agreements between the United States and other countries have come under scrutiny. In late January, new U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order to end U.S. participation in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. President […]

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.