A Piece of History

A commemorative plate that Boone Valley Cooperative Processing Association presented to North Iowa Cooperative, Thornton, IA in 1980 now resides in the AGP Boardroom in Omaha, NE. Boone Valley, Eagle Grove, IA, was one of the original cooperatives that merged in 1983 to form Ag Processing Inc (AGP).  AGP Director Chuck Schafer, General Manager of North Iowa Cooperative, recently presented it to AGP for display in the Boardroom.

Inscription on the back of the plate: Boone Valley Cooperative Processing, Eagle Grove, Iowa. Soybean Processing. Co-op Feed Manufacturing – 37 years of service. 1943-1980