Aurora, Nebraska - Aurora Cooperative Elevator Company (“Aurora Cooperative”) and KAAPA Ethanol Holdings, LLC (“KAAPA”) are pleased to announce a joint venture involving Aurora Cooperative’s ethanol and grain facilities located west of Aurora, Nebraska. The joint venture plans to make significant investments with the goal of increasing production and efficiency at the ethanol facilities so…

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Hello everyone, my name is Molly Carraher and I am an intern based out of Grand Island. I will be entering my sophomore year at Wayne State College this fall majoring in Agribusiness. I grew up on a farm outside of Spalding, NE where we have a cow/calf, row-crop, and hay grinding operation and grew…

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Hello everyone! My name is Matt Jurgensmier and I am an Agronomy Sales intern out of the Wood River location, with my mentor, location manager, and salesman, Nathan Mayhew. This fall, I will be going into my junior year at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln majoring in agronomy with a minor in agribusiness. I didn't grow…

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Hello everyone, my name is Adrienne North and I am the animal nutrition intern based out of the Bertrand location working with Phil Robles. I just finished my sophomore year at Southeast Community College in Beatrice. I will graduate in December with an associate degree in Livestock Management and Production. While at school I was…

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Hello everyone, my name is Josh Sagehorn and I am the Agronomy Sales intern based out of the Clarks location, working underneath Adam Beck. I will be a junior at Northwest Missouri State in Maryville, Missouri, where I am majoring in Agronomy with a minor in Marketing. At Northwest, I am a part of the…

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Hey everyone, my name is Cole Consbruck.  I am an Agronomy intern at the Grand Island location, working with my mentor, Jon Simonson.  This fall, I will be heading into my junior year at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, majoring in Agronomy with a minor in the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship program.  At UNL, I am a…

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Hey everyone, I’m Grace Pinckney and I am the Livestock Nutrition Intern at the St. Paul location, working alongside Jefferson Keller. I’m originally from Burwell, NE, and graduated high school from Burwell High School.  I am going into my second year at Southeast Community College in Beatrice, majoring in Livestock Management & Production and Ag…

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Hello everyone. My name is Dresden Wilson, and I am currently working in David City as an Agronomy intern. This past May I graduated from Concordia University, NE with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, and a Bachelor of Art in Strategic Communication. Now I know what you may be thinking; I might be…

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Aurora, Neb. – The Aurora Cooperative is pleased to announce its 2022 scholarship winners. Each year the Aurora Cooperative awards scholarships to students pursuing a college education and career in agriculture. This year $10,000 in scholarships was awarded to 15 students. The top five scholarship winners each received $1,000 with the remaining 10 students receiving…

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