Archive | May, 2016

Roth Attends NPGA Propane Days

Gordon Roth, Central Prairie Co-op Energy Department Manager attended the NPGA Propane Days on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C on Tuesday, May 24th. Roth met with Kansas 2nd District Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins and Kansas 4th District Congressman Mike Pompeo, both of which are federal elected officials in Washington D.C., to discuss current and upcoming propane […]

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K-State Wheat Plot Tour

Thursday, May 19th, the Kansas State Research and Extension Council put on a tour of the Ellsworth County wheat plot that is on local farmer, David Wesseler’s farm ground. The test plot is located north of Lorraine on the east side of 10th Road. K-State Professor of Wheat Breeding, Allan K Fritz spoke to local […]

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Overview of the 2016 Annual Meeting

The evening began with a delicious meal that was catered by Ray’s Countryside Catering Inc of Colwich, Kansas. The service was prompt and gracious and several members talked about the great food. Orville Miller, the board chairman, called the meeting to order around 7:00 pm. Bob Boltz came up and gave the invocation. Mark Engelland, the […]

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Gearing Up with Pre-Harvest Training

Central Prairie Co-op employees started gearing up for the upcoming wheat harvest with pre-harvest training. Brooks Benson, CPC Safety Director teamed up with Max Mobley, Operations Manager and Jed Henson, Northern Region Operations Manager to present different aspects of training while working harvest, both on the scales and in the elevator. Subjects that were covered in training were: Truck Dumping […]

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2016 Employee Meeting

The yearly employee meeting was held on April 25th, 2016 at Studio 96 in Sterling. Some awards that were given were the Central Prairie Co-op Years of Service Awards (March 1, 2015 – February 29, 2016). Employees receiving this award include: Paula Gabehart – 5 years Michele Mans – 5 years Junior Nelson – 5 years Jim […]

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