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Siemer Milling Celebrates 134th Anniversary

Siemer Milling Celebrates 134th Anniversary Sunday, November 6, 2016 marks the 134th anniversary of our company's beginning in business as "Hope Mills of Uptmor & Siemer Proprietors." The partners were Clemens Uptmor, a successful storekeeper, meatpacker, and distiller in Teutopolis, his son Clemens, and his son-in-law Joseph Siemer. The latter, a young man in his…
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AACCI Annual Symposium

The AACCI 2016 Annual Meeting & Special Symposium in Savannah, Georgia was held from October 23-October 26th! Siemer Milling Company is a proud sponsor of this event where food-industry professionals can learn, collaborate, and innovate together in the grain-based food industry! This targeted event draws a world-wide audience of more than 1,100 from industry, academia,…
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Siemer Milling makes donation to Girl Scouts

Siemer Milling Company recently awarded $8,000 to the Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois through the Siemer Milling Company Endowment. The grant, established to support youth leadership development in Effingham County, will support Effingham County Girl Scouts. Learn more by visiting this webpage.
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Original Mill Steam Engine returns home

Around 1966, we stopped using steam power and hooked up to the electric grid. The steam engine that powered the old mill back in the 1st half of the last century, was removed from the basement of the old mill (which we shut down in 1979, and tore the building down in 1994). The engine…
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