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Annual IFT Food Expo 2018

Rob Ferguson, Senior Account Executive recaps the 2018 Institute of Food Technologists Expo that took place July 15-18, 2018 in Chicago, IL. This year’s “Annual IFT Food Expo” was another successful event for us. In fact, I think we would all agree that this year’s event was the best we’ve had yet! I’ve been representing…
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Winter Wheat Harvest off to an Early Start

Early June is unseasonably early to begin harvesting winter wheat crops, but with this year's extreme weather shifts along with high heat, triggered an early start for most farmers south of I-70.  In today's issue of FarmWeek by the Illinois Farm Bureau we dig deeper into this topic. Read the full article including input from…
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Wheat Harvest Starts Early for Berg Farm

Article by Dan Grant, Farm Week Now Gary Berg, a St. Elmo farmer and Fayette County Farm Bureau member, wrapped up wheat harvest a little early this year. He and his son, Jason, put the last of their wheat crop into on-farm storage Tuesday, two days before the official start of summer. And while a…
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VP of Grain Supply speaks at Sosland Seminar 2018

  The Sosland Publishing Purchasing Seminar was in Kansas City Sunday evening to Tuesday at noon.  We had eight people there, along with 800 other sales and purchasing managers; it’s a true must-attend event. Of course, there’s a full program of education on ingredients and services relevant to our industries.  Carl Schwinke was the featured…
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SMC’s Vernon “Red” Tegeler Respected Worldwide

When he started working at Siemer Milling 46 years ago, Vernon “Red” Tegeler was just a Teutopolis High School senior looking for some extra income by cleaning in the flour mill. In fact, Tegeler thought his plate was too full with his work on the family farm and part-time work — like parking cars at…
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Siemer Milling Company Unveils New Tech Center

New Techincal Center includes Research & Development Laboratory and Wheat Test-Milling Facility along with company conference and collaboration spaces. February 28, 2018 (Teutopolis, IL) Siemer Milling Company recently opened a new, 8,000 square foot Technical Center, located adjacent to the Teutopolis, IL company office. The Center incorporates an expanded, upgraded Research & Development (R&D) Laboratory…
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United Way Outstanding Organization Award

On February 5, 2018 the local United Way of Effingham County held their Annual Meeting in which they presented Siemer Milling Company with the 2017 Outstanding Organization Award for their continued support of the local organization. Throughout the years, Siemer Milling Company has been a big supporter of United Way. They began their first campaign…
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Teutopolis November 2017 Business of the Month

Siemer Milling Company, led by President and CEO, Richard Siemer, celebrates its 135 Year Anniversary as a family and employee-owned business.  The Village of Teutopolis has also honored Siemer Milling Company as the November 2017 Business of the Month. The company was first founded on November 6, 1882 in Teutopolis, IL, under the name of…
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Siemer Milling Company Celebrates 135 Years

Today marks the 135th year of operation for Siemer Milling Company.  Since 1882 our company has been built on customer service and relationships with both producers and farmers alike.  This year we celebrate our 135th year with a video featuring the very mission that started it all....quality ingredients begin with quality wheat.  We're dedicated to…
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Business After Hours 2017

On October 19, 2017 Siemer Milling Company hosted a Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event at our newly renovated Technology Center in Teutopolis, IL. This facility contains a test kitchen for product research and development, as well as additional office and meeting space for management and the growing team. Guests enjoyed beverages and hors…
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