Notice is hereby given that the hundred and eighth (108th) Annual Meeting of the members of the Dodge City Cooperative Exchange, doing business as Pride Ag Resources will be held on Thursday, May 23rd, 2024.  The meeting will be held at the Boot Hill Casino Conference Center, 4000 W Comanche, Dodge City, Kansas. Meeting registration will be from 5:00 to 6:00 PM and the meal will be served at 6:00 PM; the annual meeting will follow the meal.

     The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to present the annual reports to the stockholders by the Board of Directors, presentation of the 2023-24 fiscal year financial statements, election of the directors, and for the transaction of such other business that may properly be brought before the membership.

     Clint Hamilton and Jacob Tarman are stepping down from their Director positions which will leave five board members. This eliminates the need for the first ballot of the voting process according to the bylaws. The two vacant board positions will be filled during the business meeting with nominations from the floor.

     At this year’s annual meeting, our guest speaker will be Kansas Secretary of Agriculture, Mike Beam. Secretary Beam was appointed in January 2019 by Governor Laura Kelly after 38 years with the Kansas Livestock Association.

     We welcome your attendance. Please return the bottom portion of this notice or call the Main Office at 620- 225-4193 BY May 09, 2024 to reserve a meal. An RSVP is needed if you are planning on enjoying the meal. You may also email your RSVP to jcayetano-moreno@prideag.com. 


 

 
 
 

2024 Annual Meeting Guest Speaker

Kansas Secretary of Agriculture

Mike Beam

     Mike Beam was appointed secretary of the Kansas Department of Agriculture by Governor Laura Kelly in January 2019.

     Beam came to KDA following 38 years of experience in association management for the Kansas Livestock Association. He has served as the Executive Director of the Ranchland Trust of Kansas, an affiliate of KLA, for 15 years.

     He has dedicated his career to assisting farmers and ranchers to advance their policy and public relations needs and in building highly visible, responsive and respected organizations. In his role at KLA he participated and led coalitions in strategizing and implementing legislative and regulatory initiatives.

     Beam began his career as a County 4-H and Youth Extension Agent in Dickinson County, following his graduation from Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in animal sciences and industry. He began at KLA in 1980 as a field representative before being named Executive Secretary of Cow-Calf/Stocker Division in 1983, and in later years he became Senior Vice President at KLA. He began as Executive Director of Ranchland Trust of Kansas in 2003.

     In addition to his professional duties at KLA, Beam has demonstrated his leadership as president of several state and regional organizations, including Partnership of Rangeland Trusts, Symphony in the Flint Hills, Agribusiness Council of Kansas City and Kansas Society of Association Executives.


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Brugler Commentary
Corn Rallies on Monday, Planting Pace Catches Up
Corn futures were rallying out of the 8:30 am CDT gates this morning, with strength across the wheat helping out. Contracts closed with gains of 2 to 8 ½ cents across the board. The Monday afternoon Crop Progress report indicated 70% of the US corn crop planted in the week...
Soybeans Post Double Digit Gains, Planting Pace Moving Along
Soybeans ended the Monday session with gains of 6 ½ to 20 cents across the board, led by the front months. Soymeal futures saw $1.30 to $5.30/ton gains across most contracts. Soy Oil helped the product value by rallying 71 to 105 points across the board. The US soybean crop...
Cattle Feeling Weaker on Monday as Beef Rally Slows
Live cattle posted mixed action with contracts 50 cents lower to 42 cents higher. June futures were held up with a 42 cent gain, as futures are still $4-8 discount to cash. USDA reported cash sales of $186 in the South, up to $190 in the North last week, $2-3...
Hogs Close Mixed on Monday
Lean hogs saw mixed action to close out the Monday session with contracts 15 to 60 cents higher and the summer contracts down a dime to 27 cents. USDA’s National Average Base Hog negotiated price down $2.14 in the Monday afternoon report at $86.43. The CME Lean Hog Index was...
Cotton Gets Small Pop on Monday
Cotton futures were 4 to 14 points higher on Monday, with contracts past May 2025 down 2 to 15 points. The outside market factors were not supportive, with crude oil down 35 cents and the US dollar index 190 points higher. NASS Crop Progress data showed 44% of the US...
Wheat Rallies on Weather Risks to Start Week
The wheat complex started off the week with a rally. Chicago contracts closed the Monday session with 16 ½ to 37 ½ cent gains. Kansas City futures were in rally mode, as gains of 18 ¾ to 35 ¼ cents were across the board. MPLS spring wheat futures were up...



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Announcement

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Locations

Grain Elevators

Beeler Branch
101 S Main
Beeler, KS 67518
Phone: (785) 848-2224
Campo Branch
7485 CR 27 8/10
Campo, CO 81029
Phone: 719-787-2292
Cimarron Branch
122 S Main
Cimarron, KS 67835
Phone: (620) 855-3421

 

Dermot Branch
72305 County Road Z
Rolla, KS 67954
Phone: 620-593-4833

 

Dodge City
708 W.Trail
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-8671

 

Elkhart Admin Office
820 Border Ave
Elkhart, KS 67950
Phone: 620-697-2135

 

Elkhart Branch
840 Border Ave
Elkhart, KS 67950
Phone: 620-697-2135

 

Elkhart South Branch
464 CR 7
KEYES, OK 73947
Phone: 580-696-2135

 

Ensign Branch
706 Bent
Ensign, KS 67841
Phone: (620) 865-4121

 

Eva Branch
1452 7th Mile
Texhoma, OK 73949
Phone: 580-545-3318

 

Feterita Branch
114 S County Road 5
Hugoton, KS 67951
Phone: 620-544-8922

 

Ford Branch
1001 Prarie Street
Ford, KS 67842
Phone: (620) 369-2212

 

Grey Branch
26870 SE 232 Road
Hanston, KS 67518
Phone: (620) 525-6327

 

Haggard Branch
19502 US Hwy. 56
Cimarron, KS 67835
Phone: (620) 865-2200

 

Hanston Branch
106 N. Broadway
Hanston, KS 67849
Phone: (620) 623-2115

 

 

Howell Branch
10884 102 Road
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-2683

 

Ingalls Branch
102 N. Main
Ingalls, KS 67853
Phone: (620) 335-5101

 

Jetmore Branch
1220 S. Main
Jetmore, KS 67854
Phone: (620) 357-8314

 

 

Kalvesta Branch
33760 E. US Hwy 156
Kalvesta, KS 67856
Phone: (620) 855-3591

 

Keyes Branch
Hwy 56
Keyes, OK 73947
Phone: 580-546-7281

 

Kingsdown Branch
Main & Coop Street
Kingsdown, KS 67858
Phone: (620) 369-2320

 

 

Midway Branch
48250 CR M
Walsh, CO 81090
Phone: 719-324-0166

 

Montezuma Branch
103 Texcoco
Montezuma, KS 67867
Phone: (620) 846-2231

 

Richfield Branch
1060 County Rd u
Richfield, KS 67953
Phone: 620-592-2741

 

 

Rolla Branch
100 Hwy 56
Rolla, KS 67954
Phone: 620-593-4335

 

Saddle Road Branch
11740 Saddle Road
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 225-0200

 

Springfield Branch
288 W 13th
Springfield, CO 81073
Phone: 719-523-6281

 

 

Two Buttes Branch
451 2nd St
Two Buttes, CO 81084
Phone: 719-326-5221

 

Vilas Branch
35185 US Hwy 160
Vilas, CO 81087
Phone: 719-523-4670

 

Walsh Branch
416 E Santa Fe
Walsh, CO 81090
Phone: 719-324-5645

 

 

Agronomy Facilities  

 ACE Hardware Retail Stores 

 
Beeler - Agronomy
101 S Main
Beeler, KS 67518
Phone: (785) 848-2224
Dodge City Feedmill
708 W Trail
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-8671
Ensign
706 Bent Street
Ensign, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 865-2221
Ace Dodge City
401 W. Trail
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 225-0067
 Ace Lyon's
1121 W. Main
Lyon's, KS 67554
Phone: (620) 257-5000
 

 

Ingalls Fertilizer
15102 11 Road
Ingalls, KS 67853
Phone: (620) 335-5133

 

Montezuma Fertilizer
400 W Texcoco
Montezuma, KS 67867
Phone: (620) 846-2235

 

Richland Valley
10996 Saddle Road
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-8773

 

Ace Meade
923 W Carthage
Meade, KS 67864
Phone: (620) 873-2234 

 

Ace Maize
5204 N Maize
Maize, KS 67101
Phone: (316) 722-0181 

  


Car Care Centers

Jetmore Car Care
1220 S Main
Jetmore, KS 67854
Phone: (620) 357-5414

 

Locations

Grain Elevators

Beeler Branch
101 S Main
Beeler, KS 67518
Phone: (785) 848-2224
Campo Branch
7485 CR 27 8/10
Campo, CO 81029
Phone: 719-787-2292
Cimarron Branch
122 S Main
Cimarron, KS 67835
Phone: (620) 855-3421

 

Dermot Branch
72305 County Road Z
Rolla, KS 67954
Phone: 620-593-4833

 

Dodge City
708 W.Trail
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-8671

 

Elkhart Admin Office
820 Border Ave
Elkhart, KS 67950
Phone: 620-697-2135

 

Elkhart Branch
840 Border Ave
Elkhart, KS 67950
Phone: 620-697-2135

 

Elkhart South Branch
464 CR 7
KEYES, OK 73947
Phone: 580-696-2135

 

Ensign Branch
706 Bent
Ensign, KS 67841
Phone: (620) 865-4121

 

Eva Branch
1452 7th Mile
Texhoma, OK 73949
Phone: 580-545-3318

 

Feterita Branch
114 S County Road 5
Hugoton, KS 67951
Phone: 620-544-8922

 

Ford Branch
1001 Prarie Street
Ford, KS 67842
Phone: (620) 369-2212

 

Grey Branch
26870 SE 232 Road
Hanston, KS 67518
Phone: (620) 525-6327

 

Haggard Branch
19502 US Hwy. 56
Cimarron, KS 67835
Phone: (620) 865-2200

 

Hanston Branch
106 N. Broadway
Hanston, KS 67849
Phone: (620) 623-2115

 

 

Howell Branch
10884 102 Road
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-2683

 

Ingalls Branch
102 N. Main
Ingalls, KS 67853
Phone: (620) 335-5101

 

Jetmore Branch
1220 S. Main
Jetmore, KS 67854
Phone: (620) 357-8314

 

 

Kalvesta Branch
33760 E. US Hwy 156
Kalvesta, KS 67856
Phone: (620) 855-3591

 

Keyes Branch
Hwy 56
Keyes, OK 73947
Phone: 580-546-7281

 

Kingsdown Branch
Main & Coop Street
Kingsdown, KS 67858
Phone: (620) 369-2320

 

 

Midway Branch
48250 CR M
Walsh, CO 81090
Phone: 719-324-0166

 

Montezuma Branch
103 Texcoco
Montezuma, KS 67867
Phone: (620) 846-2231

 

Richfield Branch
1060 County Rd u
Richfield, KS 67953
Phone: 620-592-2741

 

 

Rolla Branch
100 Hwy 56
Rolla, KS 67954
Phone: 620-593-4335

 

Saddle Road Branch
11740 Saddle Road
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 225-0200

 

Springfield Branch
288 W 13th
Springfield, CO 81073
Phone: 719-523-6281

 

 

Two Buttes Branch
451 2nd St
Two Buttes, CO 81084
Phone: 719-326-5221

 

Vilas Branch
35185 US Hwy 160
Vilas, CO 81087
Phone: 719-523-4670

 

Walsh Branch
416 E Santa Fe
Walsh, CO 81090
Phone: 719-324-5645

 

 

Agronomy Facilities  

Beeler - Agronomy
101 S Main
Beeler, KS 67518
Phone: (785) 848-2224
Dodge City Feedmill
708 W Trail
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-8671

 

Ingalls Fertilizer
15102 11 Road
Ingalls, KS 67853
Phone: (620) 335-5133

 

Montezuma Fertilizer
400 W Texcoco
Montezuma, KS 67867
Phone: (620) 846-2235

 

ACE Hardware Retail Stores 

Ace Dodge City
401 W. Trail
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 225-0067
Ace Lyon's
1121 W. Main
Lyon's, KS 67554
Phone: (620) 257-5000
Ace Meade
923 W Carthage
Meade, KS 67864
Phone: (620) 873-2234 
Ace Maize
5204 N Maize
Maize, KS 67101
Phone: (316) 722-0181 


Car Care Centers

Jetmore Car Care
1220 S Main
Jetmore, KS 67854
Phone: (620) 357-5414

 


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