Northern Ag Network
Northern Ag Network
Northern Broadcasting System    Northern News Network    Northern Sports Network
Search This Site...
Search This Site...

Featured Stories

Feeling the Pulse: Pulse Processing Facility Announced

Feeling the Pulse: Pulse Processing Facility Announced

3/17/2017 9:23:00 AM/Categories: General News, Today's Top 5, Ag Issues

Fargo, ND (March 13, 2017) – Anchor Ingredients Co., LLC (“Anchor”), a Midwest-based leading supplier of quality ingredients for the export, food and pet food industries, has partnered with Beach Cooperative Grain Co. (“Beach”), a 100 year old farmer-owned coop with locations in Beach, ND, and Baker, MT, to form a joint venture for processing pulse ingredients. The joint venture will operate under the name Golden Valley Ingredients LLC and will be based in Beach, ND. The joint venture will process pulse ingredients for the export markets as well as for the domestic food and pet food industries.

The joint venture combines the global reach and product expertise of Anchor’s merchandising team with Beach’s loyal and robust grower base. 

Construction will commence this spring on a state-of-the-art processing facility in Beach, ND. The facility will be in the heart of Beach’s origination network, sit on BNSF mainline and be equipped with the latest cutting edge pulse processing and packaging equipment. Anchor will be responsible for quality control and merchandising, while Beach will handle origination and day-to-day management of the facility. The ingredients processed by the joint venture will include all pulse commodities, including but not limited topeas, lentils and chickpeas. 

“We are excited to partner with Anchor and gain access to their strong customer relationships around the world,” said Rick Miske, president of Beach’s Board of Directors. “With pulse acres continuing to expand in our area, we knew we had to partner with the right organization who can handle the food safety requirements as well as provide visibility into the global market to give our growers a premium bid for their pulse commodities. 

We are confident we found the ideal partner who can provide the necessary input our grower base demands, and who has a similar mindset for the way we do business.”

The joint venture plans to begin receiving grain at harvest this year and be fully operational by the end of 2017.

For more information, please visit www.anchoringredients.com and www.beachcoop.com.

 ABOUT ANCHOR INGREDIENTS CO.:

Anchor Ingredients Co. was founded in 2015 in partnership with The Arthur Companies to originate, process and distribute a wide range of safe, high-quality ingredients to the export, food and pet food industries. The Company has four facilities in the upper Midwest and is focused on value-added processing to offer its ingredient customers a true end-to-end supply chain.

ABOUT BEACH COOPERATIVE GRAIN CO.: Beach Cooperative Grain Company has been in business since 1911 and boasts over 1,200 patrons. With its grain, agronomy, and feed divisions Beach Coop has proudly served the people of Golden ValleyCounty and beyond, no matter their needs.

 
Print
Tags:

Leave a comment

Name:
Email:
Comment:
CAPTCHA image
Enter the code shown above in the box below
Add comment

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x

Recent Ag News

Brand Inspection and Recording Fees Increase

8/21/2017 12:00:00 PM
The Wyoming Livestock Board would like to announce the signing of the current Chapter 9 rules governing Brand Inspection fees as well as brand recording fees by Governor Matthew Mead.  >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Important Do's and Don't for Today's Total Eclipse

8/21/2017 5:00:00 AM
On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights - a total solar eclipse. This path, where the moon will completely cover the sun and the sun's tenuous atmosphere - the corona - can be seen, will stretch from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina. Observers outside this path will still see a partial solar eclipse where the moon covers part of the sun's disk. >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Management Considerations for Drought Effected Ranchers

8/20/2017 2:57:00 PM

U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) provides tips and suggestions on pasture and grazing management for drought effected livestock producers. 

 

>> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Are Land Prices Starting to Drop?

8/18/2017 1:51:00 PM
Farm commodity prices have dropped considerably in recent years, but what have land values done? >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Ranchers Want WOTUS Repealed Once and for All

8/18/2017 9:41:00 AM
The Environmental Protection Agency has extended the deadline to submit comments on the Waters of the U.S. Rule repeal effort.  >> Read More
Article rating: No rating
RSS

Find Articles by Date

«August 2017»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
2456
8111213
14181920
21222324252627
28293031123
45678910