Over these last few months, we have been experiencing supply issues in several of our product markets, including vitamins and amino acids, steel equipment, urea, and poly resin. As a result, we’ve seen price increases and extended lead times; you may be wondering what factors are causing these market disruptions.
As a southeast Iowa native, Jason Brown isn’t far from his hometown of Tipton. With his agricultural business degree from Iowa State University in hand, Jason worked in various parts of the feed industry where he became familiar with the seasonality of products before coming to Stutsman’s in January 2021. Help us welcome our newest feed purchasing agent, Jason Brown!
Although COVID-19 put a damper on doing our annual customer appreciation golf outing, we didn’t let it impact our ability to do something good for our local community. In place of the traditional hole sponsorship, we asked for a donation to one of our long time favorite organizations to support.More
Meet Dan Heindel, our new customer service rep! This Columbus Junction, IA native will be taking care of feed order needs, as well as helping Kim Yoder route trucks. Not only did Dan grow up on a cow-calf operation but he was also the feed mill manager at Farmers Elevator in Wapello, IA for 8 years. This unique combination of experience gives him additional insight as he serves customers for success.More
The peer-nominated Stutsman STRIVEr program celebrates the employees who embrace the core values and truly serve fellow employees, customers, and community members for success. When nasty winter weather started to roll in, our January STRIVEr took the lead to ensure customers were taken care of while fellow employees could head home before road conditions worsened. Learn more about how Tanner Stutsman exceeded expectations to receive January STRIVEr honors below:More
Although the agriculture industry and our products/ services may change over the years, one consistent factor remains; our employees are one of the most important ingredients in our recipe for success. Through our Employee Spotlight Blog Series, learn about the people who make up the Stutsman team. Kim Yoder, logistics manager for feed ingredients, keeps a lot of pieces moving!More
By: Trent Lartz, DVM | Article courtesy of Milk Specialties Global
Winter is here. Are your cattle producers prepared?
The pre-weaning period can be challenging under any circumstances, but extreme weather fluctuations put extra stress on a calf’s immune system. Additional care must be taken to keep calves healthy and growing during the winter.More